Maury Correctional Institution

Address: 2568 Moore Rouse Road, Hookerton, NC 28538
Phone: 252-747-1400 
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 506, Maury, NC 28554
County: Greene
Offender capacity: 1,504
Facility type: Male, Close Custody 


Visitation is by appointment only, for one hour in a non-contact visitation area. There is a limit of three approved visitors per session.

Visitation sessions are Tuesdays - Saturdays from 9 - 11 a.m. and 2 - 4 p.m. Offenders who have visitation privileges and are housed on the Segregation Unit may receive visitors Tuesdays – Fridays from 9 – 10 a.m. or 2 - 3 p.m..

Visits are scheduled on a first-come, first-serve basis and must be scheduled at least 24 hours before the requested visit. To schedule visits, call the Visitation Officer at 252-747-1445 Mondays through Fridays from 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Special visits: Security Threat offenders who have visitation privileges may have one hour non-contact visits in the Segregation Visitation area. 

Other visits: Attorney and media visits will be handled by Support Services Captain with consultation/approval from the Facility Administrator. The attorney/media representative will fax a letter on their letterhead stating the offender that he/she wishes to visit, the requested date and time of the visit, and a copy of their credentials (driver license, professional license, etc.) to 252-747-1687 or 252-747-5807. Once approved, the attorney/media representative will be contacted. Those special visits will be approved for a maximum of two hours and will be held in the visitation area Monday through Friday.
Sample COPY Other visits: All attorneys, clergy, etc., are required to call the facility at least 24 hours prior to a requested visit. To request an appointment, call 252-826-5621, ext. 601. Visits will only be granted between 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.


From East or West: Take U.S. 70 to Goldsboro. From North or South: Take U.S.117 to Goldsboro. Follow U.S. 13 N to Snow Hill, then take U.S. 13/258 towards Farmville to Four Way Road. Maury Correctional Institution is approximately 3 miles on the left.


Maury Correctional Institution is a close and medium security prison for adult males near Hookerton. Opened in April, 2006, Maury became the fourth of six 1,000-bed facilities. A 504-bed medium-custody unit was added after the initial prison opened. 
The prison employs correctional officers, food service programs, medical/mental health, maintenance and administrative staff.

The facility is operated under the unit management system and is separated into six separate units. The Green Unit houses offenders assigned to residential mental health program, outpatient mental health regular population, and Veteran's dorm regular population. Blue Unit houses both regular population and offenders with chronic medical problems. Red Unit houses offenders in restrictive housing, as well as regular population. Gray Unit houses offenders in a Therapeutic Diversion Unit (TDU) and maximum control environment. 

All regular population offenders are afforded the opportunity to participate in various work assignments and programs to assist them with future reintegration back into the community.