Central Arizona Detention Center

Customer base: U.S. Marshals Service, TRANSCOR, Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Pascua, USAF - Facility Type: Multi-Level Security, Owned since 1994
  • Capacity2304
  • ACA AccreditedYes
  • PopulationMale

Facility Leader: Jim MacDonald, Warden

Jim MacDonald, Warden

Jim MacDonald was named warden at Central Arizona Detention Center in March 2016. Most recently, MacDonald served as warden at La Palma Correctional Center. He joined CCA in 1995 as warden at Sweetwater Pre-Parole Transfer Facility. MacDonald later served as assistant warden at the Cleveland Pre-Release Center and Lawrenceville Correctional Center. He became warden at Crossroads Correctional Facility, and held the same role at Florence Correctional Center. Before joining CCA, MacDonald spent 13 years with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, where he started as a correctional officer and later served as a captain, community probation officer and probation supervisor. He holds a bachelor's degree in criminal justice from the University of Texas at El Paso.

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Population: Male