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Buckingham Correctional Center (close custody male institution)

Buckingham Correctional Center.
Located on 968 acres outside the town of Dillwyn in Buckingham County.

Warden Earl R. Barksdale
1349 Correctional Center Road
Dillwyn VA 23936
(434) 983-4400

Security Level 3 - Assignment Criteria:
Single, multiple, & Life + sentences must have served 20 consecutive years on sentence. If parole eligible, must have reached PED. No disruptive behavior for at least past 24 months prior to consideration for a transfer to any less-secure facility. Numerical sentences must have less than 40 years to release or have served 20 consecutive years.


Specifications:
Directions From Richmond:
Take U.S. Route 60 West to Sprouse's Corner. Turn right onto U.S. Route 15, go approximately 2 to 3 miles to State Route 20, take a left. Institution is on the right.