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West Tennessee Detention Facility

Customer base: Dependent on Contract - 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

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This facility is currently inactive. To submit a notification of an allegation of sexual abuse made by individuals previously housed at this facility, please contact Eric Pierson, Sr. Director of PREA Programs and Compliance at


Institutional employers seeking PREA background information on former employees of this facility should contact Margaret Houston in CoreCivic Human Resources at

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