Eden Detention Center

Customer base: Federal Bureau of Prisons - Facility Type: Low-Security, Owned since 1995

Eden Detention Center is proud to have received accredidation from the Joint Commission. If you would like to contact the Joint Commission to express concerns regarding medical quality and patient safety, you may contact them:

Division of Accreditation Operations
Office of Quality Monitoring
The Joint Commission
1 Renaissance Blvd.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181


For general conerns regarding inmate/detainee/resident welfare, please contact our Operations department via our website form or call 877-834-1550.

  • Capacity1558
  • ACA AccreditedYes
  • PopulationMale

Facility Leader: Mike Pugh, Warden

Mike Pugh, Warden Mike Pugh was named warden at Eden Detention Center in July 2015. Pugh joined CCA in 2004 as warden at McRae Correctional Facility. After leaving the company briefly, he rejoined in 2010 as assistant warden at Northeast Ohio Correctional Center, where he was promoted to warden. Pugh started his corrections career as a correctional officer at the Washington D.C. Department of Corrections where he also worked as a case manager. Pugh later transferred to the Federal Bureau of Prisons where he eventually served as warden at five prisons including the administrative maximum security facility in Florence, Colo. for four years. He holds a bachelor's degree from Pennsylvania State University.

Community Activities

Eden Chamber of Commerce; Emergency Medical Services; Volunteer Fire Department; Community Child Care Center and Public Library; 4-H Club; Concho County Headstart Program.

Facility Awards

1997 CCA Division III Best Performance in Financial Performance; 1997 CCA Division III Quality of Service Delivered; 1998 CCA Division III Quality of Service Delivered; 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 Operational Excellence

Related Stories

The Warden of Eden
April 02, 2015
“I don’t think I’m that unique from other wardens,” said Laura Bedard, warden at CCA Eden Detention Center. While Bedard’s modest assessment might be true, her passion … read more

Facility Focus: Eden Detention Center
August 29, 2014
Eden Detention Center, located in the geographical center of the state, began operation under an intergovernmental agreement between the City of Eden and the Federal Bureau of Prisons in 1985.

CCA … read more

For media inquiries please consult John Laxson, the Public Information Officer for this facility.

Population: Male