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Leavenworth Detention Center

Leavenworth Detention Center

Customer base: U.S. Marshals Service - Facility Type: Maximum-Security, Owned since 1992
100 Highway Terrace, Leavenworth, KS 66048
Phone: 913-727-3246 Fax: 913-727-2231

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Linda Thomas, Warden

Facility Leader: Linda Thomas, Warden

Linda Thomas was named warden at Leavenworth Detention Center in March 2016. Most recently, Thomas served as warden at Federal Correctional Institution in Edgefield, S.C. She started her corrections career in 1986 as a correctional officer at the Federal Correctional Institution in Seagoville, Texas. Thomas promoted through the ranks, holding multiple leadership roles, including Correctional Services administrator at the Federal Bureau of Prisons headquarters, associate warden, and warden at multiple facilities. She holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from Lane College.

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.

Facility PREA Information

The following information is provided in accordance with PREA (Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003). Learn more

Compliance Manager: Trevor Kerr, Assistant Warden

Third Party Reporting Method(s): Forwarding a letter to the Warden/Administrator, sealing and marking it “confidential”;

ATTN: Warden
100 Highway Terrace
Leavenworth, KS 66048

Calling or writing someone outside the facility who can notify facility administrative staff;Forwarding a letter to CoreCivic Headquarters:

ATTN: Managing Director, Facility Operations
10 Burton Hills Blvd.
Nashville, TN 37215

Calling the following no-charge number for USM inmates: 1-800-869-4499

Note: All third party allegations will require approval from the alleged victim to continue the investigation.

Facility PREA Policy (14-2): Download

PREA Audit Date: March 20-22, 2017

PREA Audit Report: Download

For media inquiries please consult Connie Parish, the Public Information Officer for this facility.