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8183 SW 152nd Loop
P.O. Box 628
Lake Butler, Florida

(386) 496-6002
FAX: (386) 496-4689


Steve Wellhausen

Chaplain's Office
(386) 496-6264

Florida Department of Corrections

Reception and Medical Center (RMC), West Unit

County: Union

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Queries may take a long time for facilities with large populations.

Directions: From North: From I-10 take Exit 303 (US-441 South). Turn left on Hwy-10A to Hwy-100. Turn left and go east 21 miles to Lake Butler, turn right on 231 South for approximately 2 miles. From South and West: From I-75 take Exit 427 (US-90 East) through Lake City to Hwy-100. Turn east and go 21 miles to Lake Butler, turn right on Hwy-231 South for approximately 2 miles.

Historical Information: This facility was established to house male inmates. RMC-West is under the supervision of RMC-Main Unit.

Total Staff (on 7/11):  182

Facility Profile Information: Last updated 7/14
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Type of Housing Units:
Open Bay Housing Units 9
Cell Housing Units 0
Room Housing Units 0
Maximum Capacity 1,148
Other Information:
Population Gender Male
Adult or Youthful Adult
Facility Level 4
Self Contained Housing Units No
Designated Confinement Space No
Custody Grades Close, Medium, Minimum, Community
Medical Grades 1 through 4
Psychological Grades 1 through 3
Wheelchair Capabilities No
Hearing Impaired Capabilities No

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Community Work Squads:

Dept. of Transportation No
Public Work Squads No
Interagency Community
Service Work Squads
Contracted Work Squads No

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