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Red Onion State Prison

Red Onion State Prison.
Located in Wise County, Virginia.

Earl Barksdale, Chief Warden
10800 H. Jack Rose Highway
P. O. Box 970
Pound, VA 24279
(276) 796-7510

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Security Level-5-6-S

Assignment Criteria:

Security Level-S with appropriate segregation qualifier. All Sentences, Initial and Reclass. PROFILE: Recent disruptive, assaultive, severe behavior problems, predatory-type behavior, escape risk; requiring segregation. Must complete Progressive Housing Phase Program prior to transfer to less secure facility.