Lockhart Unit

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Lockhart Unit
Location 1400 E Martin Luther King Jr Industrial Blvd
Lockhart, Texas
Status open
Security class G1, G2
Capacity 1000
Opened January 1993
Managed by Management and Training Corporation

The Lockhart Unit is a state prison for women located in Lockhart, Caldwell County, Texas, operated (as of September 2015) by Management and Training Corporation under contract with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.[1]

Lockhart was previous operated by the GEO Group. This facility was opened in January 1993, and has a maximum capacity of 1000 female inmates held at lower security levels.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Texas Department of Criminal Justice Awards MTC Contracts to Operate Lockhart and Cleveland Correctional Centers". Management & Training Corporation. Retrieved 6 September 2016.

Coordinates: 29°52′13″N 97°39′10″W / 29.870391°N 97.652912°W / 29.870391; -97.652912