Wakulla Correctional Institution

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Wakulla Correctional Institution
Location110 Melaleuca Drive
Crawfordville, Florida
Statusmixed
Capacity1397 + 1532 in Annex = 2929 total
Opened1996
Managed byFlorida Department of Corrections

Wakulla Correctional Institution is a prison located 20 miles (32 km) southeast of Tallahassee, Florida.[1][2] It is located in Wakulla County, and served by the Crawfordville, Florida post office.

The attached Wakulla Correctional Institution Annex was established in 2008. It holds another 1,532 inmates at the same security levels.[3]

Wakulla Correctional Institution is the location of the Fallen Officer Memorial of the Florida Department of Corrections. The names of the fallen officers are engraved onto the memorial each year during an annual wreath laying ceremony with a portrait of the fallen placed on the wall inside of the adjacent building.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Wakulla Correctional Institution". Florida Department Of Corrections.
  2. ^ Liptak, Adam (2007-12-04). "Serving Life for Providing Car to Killers". The New York Times.
  3. ^ "Wakulla Correctional Institution Annex". Florida Department of Corrections. Retrieved 4 August 2016.

Coordinates: 30°15′43″N 84°10′41″W / 30.26194°N 84.17806°W / 30.26194; -84.17806