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Mountain View Development Center

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Mountain View Development Center is a state prison located in Charleston, Maine. It is home to 133 inmates who are convicted for crimes which come under Maine state law. The prison is operated and maintained by Maine Department of Corrections.

We have given below important need to know information such as how to find someone at Mountain View Development Center, how to send money, mail, care packages and visit an inmate.

Mountain View Development Center - General Information

Facility Name: Mountain View Development Center
Facility Type: State Prison
Address: 1182 Dover Road, Charleston, ME, 04422
Phone: 207-285-0880
Capacity: 133
Facility Type: Juvenile
Date Established: 1998
Employees: 143
Offender Gender: Male and Female Offenders
City: Charleston
Postal Code: 4422
State: Maine
County: Penobscot County

If you are needing to find an inmate at Mountain View Development Center, you will need to head on over to Maine’s Department of Correction website. You can look inmates up by their offender ID or their first and last name.

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

Inmates are allowed to receive mail. The mailing address for the Mountain View Development Center is:

Inmate Name, ID Number
​Mountain View Development Center
1182 Dover Road, Charleston, ME, 04422

Sending Money

Inmates are available to receive money for their commissary, where they can purchase food, pens, paper, and other personal belongings. You can send it online using JPay. The fees are anywhere from $2.95-$9.95. It all depends on how much you are sending to the inmate.

Phone calls

There are two ways offenders can contact you while serving time in Mountain View Development Center. They can either call collect, or through Global Tel Link (GTL).

All calls are limited to twenty minutes and are subjected to being monitored and recorded. There will be no call forwarding or three-way calling.
Inmates are only allowed to have 15 telephone numbers on their call list.

GTL will charge you a fee for each call, plus a rate per minute. You may be able to drastically reduce your inmate phone bill by setting up your account with a number local to the facility. Learn more about how you can save money on your inmate phone calls.


Inmates do not have access to the internet at the Mountain View Development Center, however, they still have access to their JPay account.

You can send them emails through the JPay system. Inmates will be able to check their emails when they check their account balances through JPay.

Keep in mind, sending these emails are not free. There is a fee that is involved with them.


When you fund an inmate’s account, it allows them to be able to shop at the commissary.

At the commissary they can buy all sorts of things such as junk food, regular food, clothing, entertainment, personal hygiene products, and much more.

There is a limit of how much an inmate can purchase per week and per month.

The commissary is open one day a week.

Visiting Rules

Inmates can have visitations if they remain in good standing. Visitation is on days below with a rotating schedule. You will need to call Mountain View Development Center at 207-285-0880 for the current rotation.

Their visiting address is:

Mountain View Development Center
1182 Dover Road, Charleston, ME, 04422

Visiting Hours

Saturday 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Sunday 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

The visiting starts in first in, first out type of fashion. No new visitors will be allowed in 45 minutes before the end of the visit day. 45 minutes before the end of the visit day officers start escorting those who were first in out of the visitor room.


Prison Life

While inmates are at Mountain View Development Center, they have access to a number of services during their stay. They will be able to take advantage of mental health treatments, dental, and medical services.

They can also enroll in vocational and educational training while doing their time too.

Mountain View Development Center also offers reentry programs for those inmates that are getting close to being released.

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