West Tennessee Detention Facility

Customer base: U.S. Marshals Service; Immigration and Customs Enforcement; Department of Homeland Security - Facility Type: Multi-Security, Owned since 1990
  • Capacity600
  • PopulationMale

Community Activities

Tipton County Chamber of Commerce; Southern States Correctional Association; Mason Police Department (Reserves); North American Association of Wardens and Carl Perkins Center; Bureau of Prison's Mid-Atlantic Division; local Lions Club; local March of Dimes; Kwanis International; Fraternal Order of Police, Covington Chapter.

Facility Awards

Received plaque from March of Dimes; Received Emerald Award and plaque from the Carl Perkins Abuse Prevention Center; Publication in Salvation Army newsletter for donating to a needy family at Christmas.


For media inquiries please consult Lori Counts, the Public Information Officer for this facility.

Population: Male