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West Tennessee Detention Facility

West Tennessee Detention Facility

Customer base: U.S. Marshals Service - Facility Type: Multi-Security, Owned since 1990
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6299 Finde Naifeh Jr. Drive, P.O. Box 509, Mason, TN 38049
Phone: 901-294-3060 Fax: 901-294-2936

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Community Activities

Tipton County Chamber of Commerce; Southern States Correctional Association; Mason Police Department (Reserves); North American Association of Wardens and Carl Perkins Center; Bureau of Prison's Mid-Atlantic Division; local Lions Club; local March of Dimes; Kwanis International; Fraternal Order of Police, Covington Chapter.

Facility Awards

Received plaque from March of Dimes; Received Emerald Award and plaque from the Carl Perkins Abuse Prevention Center; Publication in Salvation Army newsletter for donating to a needy family at Christmas.

Facility PREA Information

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

Compliance Manager: Ian Forsman, Assistant Warden

Third Party Reporting Method(s):

CALL: USMS Office of Inspector General (OIG): 1-800-869-4499


United States Marshal Service

Office of Inspector General

950 Pennsylvania Ave, Room 4706
Washington, DC 20537


Warden West Tennessee Detention Facility

P.O. Box 509 Mason, TN 38049

CALL: Facility PREA Compliance Manager at 901-294-3060

CALL: CoreCivic 24-hour Ethics Line at 1-866-757-4448 or visit

CALL: Mason TN Police Department at 901- 294-2100

Facility PREA Policy (14-2): Download

PREA Audit Date: June 25-27, 2018

PREA Audit Report: Download

PREA Audit Date: August 17-19, 2015

PREA Audit Report: Download

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