Manson Youth Institution

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Manson Youth Institution
Location42 Jarvis Street
Cheshire, Connecticut
Security classLevel 4
Population322 (June 2019)
Managed byConnecticut Department of Correction
DirectorDerrick Molden

Manson Youth Institution is a Connecticut Department of Correction state prison for men under the age of 21. It is located in Cheshire, New Haven County, Connecticut.[1] Although it has a capacity of 679, it currently houses less than half that (322 as of June 2019).[2]


  1. ^ "Manson YI". - Connecticut's Official State Website. Retrieved 2019-09-17.
  2. ^ Lyons, Kelan (14 August 2019). "Manson prison holding fewer and fewer young adults, teens". CT Mirror. Retrieved 11 September 2019.

Coordinates: 41°31′44″N 72°54′05″W / 41.5288636°N 72.9012581°W / 41.5288636; -72.9012581