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Central Region

Nottoway Correctional Center (male institution)

Nottoway Correctional Center.
Located on 539 acres near Burkeville in Nottoway County.
Nottoway Work Center.
Nottoway Work Center.


Henry Ponton, Warden
2892 Schutt Road
P. O. Box 488
Burkeville, VA 23922
(434) 767-5543

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.

Nottoway Work Center
Security Level 1 low - Assignment Criteria:
No Murder I or II, Robbery, Sex-related crime, Kidnap/Abduction; Felonious Assault (current or prior), Flight/Escape; Carjacking; Malicious Wounding; Assault/Flight/FTA pattern; No Escape Risks; No Felony Detainers; No Disruptive Behavior.

Specifications:
Special Purpose Institution - It is a reception and classification facility. Its role is to intake offenders from the local jails and process them into the Department. It houses inmates classified to multiple levels of security.

Directions From Richmond:
Take U.S. Route 360 West about 40 miles. Turn left into State Route 723, then left onto State Route 650. The entrance to the Center is about 3 miles on the left.