Northpoint Training Center


To protect the citizens of the Commonwealth and to provide a safe, secure and humane environment for staff and offenders in carrying out the mandates of the legislative and judicial processes; and, to provide opportunities for offenders to acquire skills which facilitate non-criminal behavior.

 General Inmate Information 

Inmate Mail  

Constructive correspondence is encouraged between all inmates and their families, friends and associates.

Inmates may receive personal mail from any outside source provided it doesn’t constitute a threat.  All incoming mail shall have the proper name, number, housing assignment, and complete address.  All incoming mail, except Privileged Mail, shall be opened and inspected or read to determine if contraband is enclosed or any violation of prison rules has occurred.

Inmates shall purchase postage stamps through the Inmate Canteen.

Inmate mail should be addressed as follows:

John Doe, #000000, Dorm #
Northpoint Training Center
P.O. Box 479
Burgin, KY  40310 

Money Orders  

Money to be entered on an inmate's account shall be received through the mail in the form of a postal money order only.  No cash, personal checks, letters or other material may be in the envelope with the money order.

Money orders received incorrectly shall be returned to the sender.  The correct address for receipt of a postal money order is:

Chief Clerk's Office
John Doe, #00000, Dorm #
Northpoint Training Center
P. O. Box 548
Burgin, Kentucky 40310

Western Union  

Please note this is the Quick Collect ONLY.   Individuals using this system should note they need to fill out the BLUE QUICK COLLECT FORM.  The funds will be electronically sent to the Inmate Account Bank.  Western Union money orders will not be accepted.  Only U.S. Postal money orders will be accepted through the mail.

The same rules for postal money orders such as only 5 transactions in one month and $200.00 limit except immediate family members still apply.  Transactions which do not follow these guidelines will be rejected.

If you would like to use this service please call Western Union at 1-800-325-6000 to find the nearest agent.  Go to Western Union's agent location with the following:

Cash Amount you would like to send

Western Union fee paid in cash



Code City and State:  NTC, KY

Account Number:  Inmate Name and Inmate ID Number

Remember to keep your receipt for tracking purposes.


If it is necessary to phone the Institution in an emergency, the telephone number is (859) 239-7012. Either the Chaplain or the Captain on duty should be notified of emergencies. The only way an inmate may speak with you over the phone is when he calls you. No inmate may receive a telephone call from outside the institution. All inmate calls shall be collect and you are responsible for the charges.