Lake City Correctional Facility

Customer base: - Facility Type: Multi-level Security, Managed since 1997
  • Capacity893
  • ACA AccreditedYes
  • PopulationMale

Facility Leader: Joseph Taylor, Warden

Joseph Taylor, Warden Joseph Taylor was named warden of Lake City Correctional Facility in September 2011. In 2009, Taylor was appointed as warden at Cimarron Correctional Facility. Taylor joined CCA in 2007 as assistant warden at Florence Correctional Center. Before joining CCA, Taylor spent 21 years with the Arizona Department of Corrections. He began as a correctional officer and later held numerous administrative positions. He retired from the Arizona Department of Corrections in 2003

Community Activities

Florida Peace Officers Association; Elk's Lodge; American Legion; Columbia Youth Soccer Association; National Criminal Justice Association; Girl Scouts of America; National Library Association; Columbia County Domestic Violence Task Force; United Way; Chamber of Commerce; Rotary Club; Altrusa


Related Stories

Crochet Program Strikes a Chord with Young Inmates
April 20, 2015
When crocheting was introduced to inmates through a program at CCA Lake City Correctional Facility, staff were surprised to see the facility's young male inmates take to the art form with enthusiasm. … read more

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Population: Male