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Directions: From I-75 take Exit 309 (CR-476-B West) for approximately 2 miles. The institution will be on the left. The nearest airports are in Orlando and Tampa.
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Historical Information:This facility was established in 1965 to house minimum and medium custody youthful offender male inmates. Currently it houses adults and youthful offender male inmates. Sumter Basic Training Unit, which houses youthful offender male inmates, and Sumter Work Camp are under the supervision of Sumter C.I.
Total Staff (on 1/15): 439
Facility Profile Information: Last updated 1/15
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|Type of Housing Units:|
|Open Bay Housing Units||13|
|Cell Housing Units||1|
|Room Housing Units||2|
|Adult or Youthful||Adult and Youthful Offender (age 18)|
|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||Yes - Youthful Offender Only|
|Hearing Impaired Capabilities||No|
Academic Programs (Adult):
Basic Training Unit Programs:
Youthful Offender Programs:
Community Work Squads:
|Dept. of Transportation||Yes|
|Public Work Squads||Yes|
Service Work Squads
|Contracted Work Squads||Yes|