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Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Ju;ie L. Jones

Florida Department of Corrections
Julie L. Jones, Secretary

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5964 U.S. Highway 90
Live Oak, Florida

Main Unit: (386) 963-6201

Annex: (386) 963-6301

Work Camp: (386) 963-6101


Chris Landrum

(386) 963-6253
Fax: (386) 963-6240

(386) 963-6258
Fax: (386) 963-6240

Health Services
(386) 963-6221
Fax: (386) 963-6220

Florida Department of Corrections

Suwannee Correctional Institution

County: Suwannee

Offender Search for this Facility:
Queries may take a long time for facilities with large populations.

Directions: From Live Oak on US-90 go east 7 miles. From Lake City on US 90 go west 16 miles. Facility is 2 miles west of Wellborn.

Historical Information: This facility was established in 2009 and houses adult male inmates. Suwannee Annex and Suwannee Work Camp are under the supervision of the Suwannee CI.

Total Staff (on 4/13):   724

Facility Profile Information: Last updated 08/14
See the general information section for help with terms on this page and other frequently asked questions.

Type of Housing Units for the Main Unit:
Open Bay Housing Units 3
Cell Housing Units 5
Room Housing Units 0
Maximum Capacity 1,502
Other Information:
Population Gender Male
Adult or Youthful Adult and Youthful Offenders (ages 17 and under)
Facility Level 5
Self Contained Housing Units Yes
Designated Confinement Space Yes
Custody Grades Close, Medium, Minimum, Community
Medical Grades 1 through 5
Psychological Grades 1 through 5
Wheelchair Capabilities Yes
Hearing Impaired Capabilities No

Academic Programs:

  • Adult Basic Education (Close Management)
  • General Educational Development (Close Management)
  • Special Education Services (Close Management)
  • Voluntary Literacy Program (Main Unit, Work Camp)

Vocational Programs:

  • Plumbing
  • PC Support Services

Substance Abuse Programs:

  • None at this time

Chaplaincy Services:

  • Chapel Library Program
  • Religious Education
  • Worship Services
  • Personal Growth Programs
  • Religious Volunteer Program
  • New Life Behavior Classes
  • Fatherhood Classes

Institutional Betterment Programs:

  • 100-hour Transition Program
  • Law Library Program
  • Library Program

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

  • None at this time

Community Work Squads:

Dept. of Transportation No
Public Work Squads Yes (Work Camp)
Interagency Community
Service Work Squads
Yes (Work Camp)
Contracted Work Squads To Be Determined