Wasco State Prison

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Wasco State Prison-Reception Center (WSP)
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Aerial View
Location Wasco, California
Coordinates 35°35′38″N 119°24′31″W / 35.5939°N 119.4087°W / 35.5939; -119.4087Coordinates: 35°35′38″N 119°24′31″W / 35.5939°N 119.4087°W / 35.5939; -119.4087
Status Operational
Capacity 2,984
Population 4,971 (166.6%) (as of 31 December 2012[1])
Opened 1991
Managed by California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
Director P. L. Vazquez, Warden

Wasco State Prison-Reception Center (WSP) is a 634-acre (257 ha) state prison located in Wasco, Kern County, California.

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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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