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Matt DeHart is currently incarcerated at the low security facility at FCI Ashalnd in Ashland, Kentucky.

Please write to Matt at this address:

Matthew Paul DeHart, #06813-036
FCI Ashland
Federal Correctional Instituion
P.O. Box 6001
Ashland, KY 41105

Please note that Matt has a different register number than he did when he was housed at the Warren County jail.

General rules to remember when writing to Matt:

  • Please do not talk about anything illegal. Remember that all letters are screened, so please do not talk about anything you would not feel comfortable saying in front of police, a prosecutor, a judge or jury.
  • Please do not send colored cards. New mail restrictions have been put into place and Matt will not receive them.
  • Please only send letters in white envelopes. New mail restrictions have been put into place, and letters not in white envelopes will be rejected.
  • Please do not use glue, yarn, ribbons, glitter, markers, colored pencils, crayon, etc. in your letters as they are prohibited..
  • Please do not enclose extra stamps or envelopes with your letter. While the thought is appreciated, they are prohibited and Matt will not receive them.
  • Please do not include cash with your letters. To help with Matt’s legal defense fund, or to donate to his commissary, click here.

Send Matt Books

We will soon be updating this section with a wishlist and instructions on how to send Matt books.