ODCR Halfway House - Serenity Hall Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: May 23, 2020
513-863-2975
439 South 2nd Street, Hamilton, OH, 45011-3513

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The ODCR Halfway House – Serenity Hall is a maximum security state prison. This facility is for adult male offenders. 

Timothy McCarthy is the warden at the ODCR Halfway House – Serenity Hall since 2018. 

The ODCR Halfway House – Serenity Hall in Hamilton, OH was built in the year of 1817 and is one of the oldest functional prisons in the United States. 

This facility currently has the three following correctional industries:

  1. License Plate Manufacturing
  2. Furniture Manufacturing
  3. Upholstery

This facility was originally named Hamilton Prison and was renamed to ODCR Halfway House – Serenity Hall in 1970. In 1890 this facility had the first execution by electric chair. 

The ODCR Halfway House – Serenity Hall has a maximum capacity to house 1,821 inmates. 

The ODCR Halfway House – Serenity Hall houses their inmates in five separate blocks which are A, B, C, and D. 

This facility offers vocational training that includes the following:

  • Building Maintenance
  • Custodial Maintenance
  • Flooring Installation
  • Drafting
  • Electrical
  • Masonry
  • General Business
  • Painting
  • Welding

Vocational training allows the inmates to learn a new skill to take with them when they are released from prison. The skills that they achieve will help them to get and hold a job so they will be able to support themselves and be able to do work that is meaningful. 

Inmates are also able to earn their associates degree through a program that is provided by the Cayuga Community College. 

The ODCR Halfway House – Serenity Hall also provides the following programs and services for their inmates to be able to better help themselves and prepare them for when they are released:

  • Substance Abuse Programs
  • Religious Programs
  • Educational Programs
  • G.E.D. Program
  • Mental Health Care
  • Medical Health Care

The medical and mental health care services are services that are contracted out. Inmates leave the prison when they are released in better shape than when they first arrived at the prison when they are willing to change and participate in the programs and work on themselves. 

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Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
ODCR Halfway House - Serenity Hall
439 South 2nd Street, Hamilton, OH, 45011-3513

ODCR Halfway House – Serenity Hall Prison Information

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Jail Name ODCR Halfway House – Serenity Hall
Jail Type State Prison
State Ohio
County Butler County
Web Page website
Address 439 South 2nd Street, Hamilton, OH, 45011-3513
City Hamilton
Zip 45011-3513
Phone 513-863-2975

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