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Lake City Correctional Facility

Lake City Correctional Facility

Customer Base: Florida Department of Management Services - Facility Type: Medium Security, Managed since 1997
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7906 E Highway 90, Lake City, FL 32055
Phone: 386-755-3379 Fax: 386-752-7202

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Programming Opportunities
James Deal, Warden

Facility Leader: James Deal, Warden

James Deal was named warden at Lake City Correctional Facility in March 2021. Previously, he served as warden at the formerly CoreCivic-operated Silverdale Detention Center. Deal joined CoreCivic in 2019 as assistant warden at Silverdale Detention Center. Prior to joining CoreCivic, Deal worked at the Georgia Department of Corrections, where he retired as a warden.

Deal holds a certificate of criminal justice from Columbus State University. He served in the Georgia Air National Guard for 12 years.

Community Activities

Florida Peace Officers Association; Elk's Lodge; American Legion; Columbia Youth Soccer Association; National Criminal Justice Association; Girl Scouts of America; National Library Association; Columbia County Domestic Violence Task Force; United Way; Chamber of Commerce; Rotary Club; Altrusa

Facility PREA Information

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

Compliance Manager: Donovan Hamilton, Assistant Warden


Third Party Reporting Method(s):

Lake City Correctional Facility: 386-755-3379;

Call the CoreCivic Ethics and Compliance Hotline: 1-800-461-9330, or

Anonymous Tip Line: 866-246-4412


Facility PREA Policy (14-2): Download

PREA Audit Date: December 1-3, 2020
PREA Audit Report: Download

PREA Audit Date: June 23-24, 2015
PREA Audit Report: Download

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