Mississippi  Department of  Corrections

Marshall L. Fisher

Phil Bryant






Five Private Prisons


 Private Prisons

Division of Institutions

Updated: 07/02/2015

Delta County Correctional Facility

Facility suspended with authorized capacity of 1000.

East Mississippi Correctional Facility

Norris Hogan, Acting Warden


Vernell Thomas, Compliance Monitor

10641 Highway 80 East

Meridian, MS  39307



Opened -April, 1999

Authorized under East Mississippi Correctional Facility Authority and Managed by Management Training Corp (MTC).

Located on 100 acres, 7 acres under fence

Authorized capacity 1362 minimum, medium and close custody male beds, expandable to 1500 beds

Accreditation American Correctional Association, January 2007

Re-Accreditation August 2009


    Programs offered:


          General Education Development Adult Basic Education Therapeutic Community
          Alcohol & Drug Life Skills Specialized Group Therapy
          Pre - release/Life skills Smoking Cessation Specialized Individual Counseling
          Father Initiative Class Bible Study Groups Psychiatric review every 90 Days
          AA/NA Groups Computer Training  
          Behavior Enhancement Program Art Classes  
          Psychoactive Services Special Education  


 Marshall County Correctional Facility

Timothy Outlaw, Warden


Compliance Monitor - Barbara James

833 West Street

Holly Springs, MS  38634



Opened June, 1996

Managed and Operated by Management Training Corporation (MTC) August 13, 2012

Located on 42 acres - 17 acres under fence

Authorized capacity is 1,000 medium custody male beds

MCCF houses adult mail offenders classified to all custody levels including A and B Custody (minimum and medium security), Close Custody as well as Long Term Segregation Offenders.

Accreditation - American Correctional Association, January 1998

                        American Correctional Association, June, 2000

                        American Correctional Association, September, 2003

                        American Correctional Association, January, 2007

                        American Correctional Association, January, 2010

                        American Correctional Association, April 2, 2014


     Programs offered:

        Academic Education (through GED) A & D Drug Programs 6 months (Long Term) 9 weeks(Short Term)
        Vocational Education Adjustment Skills /Orientation
        Culinary Arts Life Skills / Pre-Release
        Horticulture Bible Education Program
        Computers 8 Educational Club Programs


Tallahatchie County Correctional Facility

Fred Fifueroa, Warden

415 U.S. Highway 49 North,

Tutwiler, MS 38963



Opened March 2000

Authorized by the Tallahatchie County Correctional Authority and operated by Correctional Cooperation of America.

Located on 149 Acres and enclosed on 27 acres

Authorized Capacity is 2800

TCCF currently houses custody levels of Close B, Medium AB, and Minimum B security offenders from California.

ACA Accreditation - Sept 2005


    Programs Offered:

    Adult Basic Education (ABE)
    General Education Diploma (GED)
     Faith Base
    Alcohol and Drugs


Walnut Grove Correctional Facility

Lepher Jenkins, Warden


Alfredia Dodd, Compliance Monitor

Post Office Box 389

Walnut Grove, MS  39189




Opened March, 2001

Owned by: Walnut Grove Development Authority; Operated by MTC

Authorized capacity is 1,500; Custody Levels: All

American Correctional Association Accreditation January 2014

Mississippi Department of Education Accreditation: Reaccreditation December 15,2012


    Programs offered:


        Adult Basic Education (ABE) Religious Programs Carpentry
        General Education Diploma (GED) Pre-Release Program Culinary Arts
        High School Diploma   Horticulture

A&D  Drug Program - 6 months (Long Term) & 3 Months (Short term)

Anger Management Counseling

Court ordered Regimented Inmate Discipline Program (RID) - 6 months

Non-Court ordered Regimented Inmate Discipline Program (RID) - 3 months

 Wilkinson County Correctional Facility
Jody Bradley, Warden
Larry Lee, Compliance Monitor

Post Office Box 1119

Woodville, MS  39669



Opened January, 1998

Authorized by Wilkinson County Industrial Development Authority Board and Managed by Management Training Corp (MTC)

Located on 97.5 acres and enclosed on 17.5 acres

Authorized capacity is 900.  

WCCF currently houses Minimum, Medium and Close Offenders as well as Long-term Segregation and Protective Custody.

Accreditation - American Correctional Association, August 2011

ACA - Re-Accreditation 2014


    Programs offered:

Adult Basic Education Recreation
General Education Development Religious Activities
Life Skills Painting/Maintenance
Library Services Alcohol & Drug
In-cell Programming Visitation