Northeast Correctional Center

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Northeast Correctional Center
Location13698 Airport Road
Bowling Green, Missouri
Statusopen
Security classminimum / medium
Capacity2,098
Opened1998
Managed byMissouri Department of Corrections
not to be confused with the Northeastern Correctional Center in Massachusetts

Northeast Correctional Center is a Missouri Department of Corrections state prison for men located in Bowling Green, Pike County, Missouri.[1] The facility opened in 1998 and has a working capacity of 2,098.

Incidents[edit]

A prisoner was found dead on the baseball field within the facility in 2005.[2]

Correctional Officer Maggie Long was stabbed several times on July 26, 2017.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Northeast Correctional Center" (PDF). Joint Committee on Corrections, Missouri State Legislature 2012 report. Retrieved 1 September 2016.
  2. ^ "Inmate found dead on prison ballfield". Herald-Whig. Retrieved 2021-08-22.
  3. ^ "Bowling Green prison staffer stabbed; suspect ID'd - WTAD". www.wtad.com. Retrieved 2021-08-22.

Coordinates: 39°22′11″N 91°13′31″W / 39.369706°N 91.225308°W / 39.369706; -91.225308