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Michael D. Crews, Secretary

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9544 County Road 476B
Bushnell, Florida
33513-0667

(352) 569-6100 or
(352) 793-2525
FAX: (352) 569-6196

E-Mail:
sumterci@
mail.dc.state.fl.us


Warden:
Jimmy Johnson

Chaplain's Office
(352) 569-6136

Florida Department of Corrections

Sumter Correctional Institution

County: Sumter

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

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.

Please Note:  GPS systems and mapping sites such as Mapquest, Bing Maps, or Google Maps often provide incorrect directions to our prison facilities using the physical address.  Please use the above directions when traveling to this prison or click the map to the right of this page.

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 4/13):  401

Facility Profile Information: Last updated 4/13
See the general information section for help with terms on this page and other frequently asked questions.

Type of Housing Units:
Open Bay Housing Units 13
Cell Housing Units 1
Room Housing Units 2
Maximum Capacity 1,701
Other Information:
Population Gender Male
Adult or Youthful Adult and Youthful Offender (ages 14-18)
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


Academic Programs (Adult):

  • Adult Basic Education
  • GED
  • Transition Counseling
  • OSHA Certification
  • Florida Ready to Work Certification
  • Volunteer Literacy Tutoring
  • Current Events Class
  • Historical Perspectives
  • Vocational Aptitude Assessment
  • Special Education
  • Employability Class
  • Personal Finance
  • Electronics
  • Transition
  • Title 1
  • Parenting

Vocational Programs:

  • Masonry
  • Auto Mechanics
  • Consumer Electronic Servicing

Basic Training Unit Programs:

  • Adult Basic Education
  • GED
  • Basic Literacy
  • Title I
  • Special Education
  • Florida Ready to Work Certification
  • Vocational Aptitude Assessment
  • Employability Skills
  • Parenting
  • Transition Counseling
  • Personal Finances
  • Mason Tender Certification
  • OSHA Certification

Youthful Offender Programs:

  • Adult Basic Education
  • GED
  • Masonry
  • Drafting
  • Title I
  • Special Education
  • Volunteer Literacy Tutoring
  • Florida Ready to Work Certification
  • Vocational Aptitude Assessment
  • Microsoft Application Training
  • OSHA Certification
  • Transition Counseling
  • Character First

Chaplaincy Services:

  • Christian Mission Ministry
  • Karios
  • Gospel Express
  • Gospel Echos
  • Chapel Library Services
  • Prison Fellowship Quarterly
  • Religious Education
  • T.D. Jakes Satellite Location
  • Value Religious Classes (English & Spanish)
  • Trinity Bible College Classes
  • Eternal Life Concept College Classes
  • Marriage & family Counseling
  • Financial Success (SCORE)
  • Free to Grow
  • Becoming Financially Independent
  • Becoming Productive in Society
  • Developing Citizenship
  • Parenting 101 (Distant Dads)
  • Problem Solving
  • Supporting Families
  • Goal Setting
  • Money Management
  • Crown Financial Concepts
  • Life Christian University
  • Salt Prison Crusade Ministries
  • Forgiven Ministries
  • Victim Impact
  • Celebrate Recovery
  • Inside Out Dads
  • Purpose Driven Life
  • Small Business Concept Class
  • Abe Brown Ministry
Re-Entry Programs:
  • Story Book Dads
  • Re-Entry Dormitory
  • CDL Classes
  • Veterans Program
  • 100 Hour Transition Program
  • Aerobics
  • Fresh Start Smoking Cessation
  • Gavel Club (Adult & YO)
  • Law Library Program
  • Library Program
  • Lifer’s Group
  • Life Skills
  • Marriage & Family Counseling
  • Music/Band
  • Sports Leagues
  • Weight Training
  • Wellness Education
  • Social Reintegration
  • Health & Hygiene Care (YO)
  • D.I.R.E.C.T. ProgramĀ  (YO)
  • F.I.T. Anger Management (YO)
  • AA (YO)
  • Wellness & Nutrition (YO)
  • Agriculture (YO)
  • Thinking for a Change
  • Drug Awareness and Dependency
  • Decide Inside (YO)
  • AA/NA (Adults)
  • Youth Awareness
  • Dream Coach
  • Building Character BTU & YO)

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

  • Printing
  • Wood Furniture
  • Culinary Arts
  • Ring Binders

Community Work Squads:

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