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Michael D. Crews, Secretary

Lake Correctional Institution

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19225 U.S. Highway 27
Clermont, Florida
34715-9025

(352) 394-6146
FAX: (352) 394-3504

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


Warden:
Erich V. Hummel

Chaplain's Office
(352) 394-6146

Florida Department of Corrections

Lake Correctional Institution

County: Lake

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

Directions: This Institution is 6 miles north of Clermont on US-27. From SR-50, turn north on US-27, facility is 10 miles on the left. From Florida Turnpike Northbound, take Exit 285 and turn left (south) on US-27, facility is 3 miles on right. From Florida Turnpike Southbound, take Exit 289 and turn right (south) on US-27, facility is seven miles on the right.

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Historical Information: This facility was originally established as a migrant labor camp, but more recently housed a bait farm and beverage distribution warehouse. In 1973 it was converted to house adult male inmates.

Total Staff (on 7/11):   334

Facility Profile Information: Last updated 8/11
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 3
Cell Housing Units 3
Room Housing Units 1
Maximum Capacity 1,093
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 4
Psychological Grades 1 through 6
Wheelchair Capabilities Yes
Hearing Impaired Capabilities No


Academic Programs:

  • Adult Basic Education
  • General Educational Development (GED)
  • Special Education Services

Vocational Programs:

  • Cabinetmaking
  • Wastewater/Water Distribution and Water Treatment Technologies

Substance Abuse Programs:

  • Victim Awareness
  • Money Smart
  • Anger Management
  • Inside Out Dads
  • Alcoholics Anonymous
  • Narcotics Anonymous
  • Mapping (Life Skills)
  • Addiction Education
  • Individual Monthly Counseling Sessions
  • Treatment Planning
  • Alumni Group ADD

Chaplaincy Services:

  • Chapel Library Program
  • Kairos Week-ends
  • Religious Education
  • Worship Services

Institutional Betterment Programs:

  • 100-hour Transition Program
  • Law Library Program
  • Library Program
  • Pre-Release Counseling
  • Active and Passive Sports
  • Weight Training

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

  • None at this time

Community Work Squads:

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