Eastern Kentucky Correctional Complex

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Eastern Kentucky Correctional Complex
Eastern Kentucky Correctional Complex is located in Kentucky
Eastern Kentucky Correctional Complex
Location in Kentucky
Coordinates37°54′17″N 83°16′11″W / 37.90472°N 83.26972°W / 37.90472; -83.26972Coordinates: 37°54′17″N 83°16′11″W / 37.90472°N 83.26972°W / 37.90472; -83.26972
Security classMaximum
Population2,100 (as of 2019)
OpenedFebruary 1990
WardenJames D. Green
Street address200 Road to Justice
CityWest Liberty
CountyMorgan
State/provinceKentucky
ZIP Code41472
CountryUnited States
Websitelink

Eastern Kentucky Correctional Complex (EKCC) is a minimum and medium-security prison located in West Liberty, Kentucky. It opened in February 1990 and had a prison population of 2,100 as of 2019.

In March 2016 the prison was preventing its inmates from receiving LGBT-related publications such as The Advocate and Out.[1][why?]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "This KY Prison is Censoring LGBT Materials, Including The Advocate." The Advocate. March 23, 2016. Retrieved on March 23, 2016.