Leavenworth Detention Center

Customer base: U.S. Marshals Service - Facility Type: Maximum-Security, Owned since 1992
  • Capacity1126
  • ACA AccreditedYes
  • PopulationMale & Female

Facility Leader: Isaac Johnston, Warden

Isaac Johnston, Warden Isaac Johnston was named warden at Leavenworth Detention Facility in 2013. Prior, he served as warden at Correctional Treatment Facility since 2010. Johnston joined CCA in 2002 as shift supervisor at Leavenworth Detention Facility, where he also served as chief of security. He was promoted to assistant warden at Correctional Treatment Facility. Prior to CCA, Johnston spent 14 years with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, where he served as a correctional officer, sergeant, lieutenant and captain

Community Activities

American Red Cross; Adopt-a-Highway; adopt families for the holidays.

Facility Awards

Accreditation by the American Correctional Association (ACA) and the National Commission on Correctional Health Care (NCCHC); Leavenworth County Development Corporation Economic Development award; Leavenworth Chamber of Commerce Economic Development award.

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Population: Male & Female