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Leavenworth Detention Center

Leavenworth Detention Center

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

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Ronald Baker, Warden

Facility Leader: Ronald Baker, Warden

Ronald Baker was named warden at Leavenworth Detention Center in September 2019. Baker began his career in corrections in 1984 at Kansas Department of Corrections' (KDOC) Lansing Correctional Facility, where he served as correctional specialist, correctional manager, chief of security, deputy warden, and warden. Baker retired from KDOC after having served 35 years, and joined CoreCivic in his current role.

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:  Claude Maye, Assistant Warden


Third Party Reporting Method(s):

Forwarding a letter to the Warden/Administrator, sealing and marking it “confidential”

Leavenworth Detention Center

ATTN: Warden
100 Highway Terrace
Leavenworth, KS 66048

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

For United States Marshal Service Inmates call: 1-800-869-4499 or write to:

USMS Office of Inspector General U.S. Department of Justice

950 Pennsylvania Ave. Room 4706

Washington, DC. 20530

Facility PREA Policy (14-2): Download

PREA Audit Date: March 20-22, 2017

PREA Audit Report: Download

PREA Audit Date: June 9-11, 2020

PREA Audit Report: Download

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