*Use P.O. Box 679 for inmate correspondence.
Whiteville Correctional Facility (WCFA) is a time-building institution with a security designation of medium. WCFA is managed by Corrections Corporation of America, a private corrections management firm.
The facility offers cognitive-behavioral residential substance abuse programs. Other programs include anger management, life skills, family counseling, and pre-release counseling.
Academic programs include GED, Adult Basic Education, and English as a Second Language. Vocational programs include building trades, carpentry, Career Management of Success (CMS), computer applications, electrical, masonry, and small engine repair.
From I-40 West from Nashville (to East Memphis): Travel I-40 West to Exit 52. Turn right onto Highway 76. Go approximately 1/4 mile. Turn left onto Highway 179. Go 14 miles to the city of Whiteville. Turn left onto Main Street. Travel approximately 4 to 5 miles to Bass Street. Turn right. Follow to four lane highway. Cross over the four lane highway to Union Springs Road. Whiteville Elementary School will be on the right as you cross over. Go 2.5 miles. Whiteville Correctional Facility is the first facility on the right.
From I-40 West from Nashville (to Jackson): Travel I-40 West to 45 By-Pass. Take the 45 By-Pass to Highway 45. Take Highway 45 South to Highway 18. Take Highway 18 South to Highway 100. Take Highway 100 West to Whiteville. Turn right on Highway 64. Turn left on Union Springs Road. Whiteville Elementary School will be on the corner as you turn. Go 2.5 miles. Whiteville Correctional Facility is the first facility on the right.
From Memphis: Travel I-40 to Exit 18 (Somerville-Bolivar). Go 36 miles to Whiteville. Continue until you come to the Whiteville Elementary School on the right. Turn right onto Union Springs Road. Go 2.5 miles. Whiteville Correctional Facility is the first facility on the right.
- Opened in 2002
- Operating Capacity - 1,505
- Security Designation - Medium
- Accredited by ACA