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568 N.E. 255th Street
Cross City, Florida

(352) 498-4741
FAX: (352) 498-4333 or 4334


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(352) 498-4793

(352) 498-4767

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(352) 498-4871

Florida Department of Corrections

Cross City Correctional Institution

County: Dixie

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Directions: From Tallahassee, turn left off of US-19/US-98 at caution light, approximately ½ mile south of Cross City, then turn right on NE 165th Avenue. Travel approximately one mile. Institution is on left.

Historical Information: In 1972 the Legislature provided funds to convert an abandoned Air Force Base to a correctional facility. Cross City C.I. was originally established as an educational facility, housing minimum and medium custody inmates. Currently it houses adult male inmates. Cross City Work Camp is under the supervision of Cross City C.I.

Total Staff (on 07/12):  328

Facility Profile Information: Last updated 7/14
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Type of Housing Units:
Open Bay Housing Units 1
Cell Housing Units 3
Room Housing Units 2
Maximum Capacity 1,022 (MU)
Other Information:
Population Gender Male
Adult or Youthful Adult
Facility Level 5
Self Contained Housing Units Yes
Designated Confinement Space Yes
Custody Grades Close, Medium, Minimum, Community
Medical Grades 1 through 3
Psychological Grades 1 through 2
Wheelchair Capabilities No
Hearing Impaired Capabilities No

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P.R.I.D.E. Assignments:

Community Work Squads:

Dept. of Transportation Yes (Work Camp)
Public Work Squads Yes (Work Camp)
Interagency Community
Service Work Squads
Yes (Work Camp)
Contracted Work Squads Yes (Work Camp)

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