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Silverdale Detention Center

Silverdale Detention Center

Customer base: Hamilton County, Tennessee - Facility Type: Multi-Security, Managed since 1984
7609 Standifer Gap Rd., P.O. Box 23148, Chattanooga, TN 37422
Phone: 423-892-0921 Fax: 423-894-5425

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David Sexton, Warden

Facility Leader: David Sexton, Warden

David Allen Sexton was named warden at Silverdale Detention Center in September 2018. Prior to joining CoreCivic, Sexton spent 39 years with the Tennessee Department of Correction, where he started as a correctional officer and later held various leadership roles, including warden, correctional administrator and assistant commissioner of prisons. Sexton holds a bachelor's degree in criminal justice from Bethel University.

Community Activities

Veterans of Foreign Wars; Boy Scouts of America - Cherokee Area Council; Parent Teachers Association; Widow and Widower Support Group; Lady Shriners of North America; Various Volunteer Fire Departments; Chattanooga Community Kitchen; Teen Challenge; Fellowship of Christian Peace Officers; Orange Grove Center (mentally disabled children); American Lung Association; Chattanooga Blood Assurance; St. Jude Research Hospital; Vietnam Veterans - Chapter 203; Chambliss Children's Home; Big Brother; Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce

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National Correctional Officers & Employees Week: Floyd Davis, Jr., Chaplain

May 12, 2017

Chaplain Floyd Davis, Jr. takes pride in the bonds of trust he has built with inmates and staff at Silverdale Detention Facility in Chattanooga, Tenn. He has been with CoreCivic for nine years and … read more

Facility PREA Information

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

Compliance Manager: Bryon Ponds, Assistant Warden

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Silverdale Detention Center

Attention: Warden

P.O. Box 23148

Chattanooga, TN 37422

423-892-0921

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Partnership for Families, Children and Adults

1800 McCallie Avenue

Chattanooga TN 37404

423-755-2700

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Hamilton County Sheriff's Office

600 Market Street

Chattanooga TN 37402

423-209-7000

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CoreCivic 24-Hour Ethics Line: 1-866-757-4448 or visit www.CoreCivic.ethicspoint.com

Facility PREA Policy (14-2): Download

PREA Audit Date or Scheduled Audit Date: December 7-9, 2015

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PREA Audit Date or Scheduled Audit Date: March 19-21, 2019

PREA Audit Report: Download

For media inquiries please consult Marianne Fry, the Public Information Officer for this facility.