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Whiteville Correctional Facility

Whiteville Correctional Facility

Customer base: Tennessee Department of Corrections - Facility Type: Medium Security, Owned since 1998
1440 Union Springs Road, P.O. Box 679, Whiteville, TN 38075
Phone: 731-254-9400 Fax: 731-254-9407

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Tammy Ford, Warden

Facility Leader: Tammy Ford, Warden

Tammy Ford became warden at Whiteville Correctional Facility in 2015. Ford joined CoreCivic in 1997 as a correctional officer at Northeast Ohio Correctional Center, where she also served as a senior correctional officer, correctional counselor, unit manager, shift supervisor, compliance coordinator and SORT member. She was promoted to assistant warden at Hardeman County Correctional Facility and later served in the same role at Northeast Ohio, Metro-Davidson County Detention Facility and Whiteville. She was promoted to warden at West Tennessee Detention Facility. While working at CoreCivic, she was a police officer at the Southwest Municipal Police Department. Prior to joining CoreCivic, Ford worked as a youth development aide at the Pennsylvania State Youth Development Center. She holds a bachelor's degree in criminal justice from Youngstown State University.

Community Activities

American Cancer Society; Relay for Life/Leadership Hardeman County Training/Carl Perkins Center for Child Abuse Prevention/HOSTS; Helping One Student to Succeed; Program at Whiteville Elementary School/Annual Fingerprint-Identification Cards for Parents; Hardeman County Board of Education Training (in-service); Hardeman County Foster Child Association

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Facility PREA Information

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

Compliance Manager: Nicole Walker, Assistant Warden

Third Party Reporting Method(s):

WRAP (Wo/Men's Resource and Rape Assistance Program)
62 Directors Row
Jackson, TN  38305
Phone: 731-668-0411

Facility PREA Policy (14-2): Download

Tennessee Department of Corrections PREA Policy (502.06.1): Download

PREA Audit Date: March 16-18, 2015

PREA Audit Report: Download

PREA Audit Date: April 17-19, 2017

PREA Audit Report: Download

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