Sierra Conservation Center

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Sierra Conservation Center (SCC)
Seal of the Calirfornia Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.png
Aerial View
Location Tuolumne County,
near Jamestown, California
(also near Copperopolis)
Coordinates 37°53′26″N 120°32′16″W / 37.8906°N 120.5378°W / 37.8906; -120.5378Coordinates: 37°53′26″N 120°32′16″W / 37.8906°N 120.5378°W / 37.8906; -120.5378
Status Operational
Capacity 3,736
Population 4,687 (125.5%) (as of 31 December 2012[1])
Opened 1965
Managed by California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
Director Frank X. Chavez

Sierra Conservation Center (SCC) is a 420-acre (170 ha) state prison located in Tuolumne County, California, near the unincorporated community of Jamestown.

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  1. ^ Offender Information Services Branch (3 January 2013). Monthly Report of Population. California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. p. 2. Retrieved 15 January 2013. 

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