Closed Prisons

Prison

Date closed

Alamance Correctional Center October 2001
Alexander Correctional Center December 1998
Anson CC (consolidated w/ Brown Creek CI) December 2009
 Avery Correctional Center October 1999
Black Mountain Correctional Center for Women
(Moved to Swannanoa CCW)
July 2008
Bladen Correctional Center October 2013
Blanch Youth Institution (Formerly Ivy Bluff Prison) September 1999
Blue Ridge Correctional Center October 2002
Buncombe Correctional Center (consolidated with Craggy CC) March 2014
Burke Youth Center June 1992
Cabarrus Correctional Center December 2011
Charlotte Correctional Center December 2011
Old Craggy Prison 1989
Cleveland Correctional Center December 2009
Currituck Correctional Center  August 2000
Davie Correctional Center October 1997
Duplin Correctional Center August 2013
Durham Correctional Center October 2011
Fountain Correctional Center For Women December 2014
Gates Correctional Center October 2009
Goldsboro Correctional Center August 1999
Granville Correctional Center October 1996
Guilford Correctional Center October 2009
Halifax Correctional Center October 1996
Haywood Correctional Center November 2011
Henderson Correctional Center October 2002
Iredell Correctional Center October 1999
IMPACT East (now Morrison minimum unit) August 2002
IMPACT West (now Foothills minimum unit) August 2002
Martin Correctional Center December 1998
McCain Correctional Hospital April 2010
McDowell Correctional Center (consolidated w/ Marion CI) July 1996
Mecklenburg Correctional Center December 1998
Montgomery Correctional Center (consolidated w/ Southern CI) 1997
Moore Correctional Center June 1995
Nash (minimum) Correctional Center September 1999
North Piedmont Correctional Center for Women August 2014
Person Correctional Center September 1996
Polk Youth Center (Raleigh) November 1997
Raleigh Correctional Center for Women (consolidated w/ NCCIW) March 2014
Richmond Correctional Center June 1995
Robeson Correctional Center August 2013
Rockingham Correctional Center September 1996
Rowan CC (consolidated w/ Piedmont CI)  December 2009
Sandhills Youth Center June 2003
Sandy Ridge Correctional Center December 1998
Scotland Correctional Center November 2001
Stanly Correctional Center July 1999
Stokes Correctional Center October 1999
Tillery Correctional Center (consolidated with Caledonia CI) August 2014
Triangle Correctional Center August 1994
Umstead Correctional Center November 2009
Union Correctional Center October 2009
Vance Correctional Center November 1996
Warren Correctional Center May 1997
Washington Correctional Center November 1996
Watauga Correctional Center  December 1998
Wayne Correctional Center October 2013
Western Youth Institution January 2014
Wilmington Residential Facility for Women September 2009
Yadkin Correctional Center September 1999
Yancey Correctional Center July 1999

 

Status of Prisons

GOVERNMENT PERFORMANCE AUDIT COMMITTEE (GPAC)

The table below indicates the status of the 30 small prisons recommended for closure in the December 1992 Governmental Performance Audit Committee (GPAC) report.

Prison

Status

MINIMUM SECURITY

Alamance

Closed October 2001

Black Mountain

Closed - relocated to Swannanoa CCW

Buncombe

Consolidated with Craggy CC - March 2014

Cabarrus Closed December 2011
Charlotte Closed December 2011
Durham Closed October 2011

Gates

Closed

Granville

Closed October 1996

Halifax

Closed October 1996

Haywood

Closed November 2011

Henderson

Closed October 2002

Martin

Closed December 1998

Mecklenburg

Closed December 1998

Person

Closed September 1996

Stokes

Closed October 1999

Umstead

Closed November 2009

Warren

Closed May 1997

Watauga

Closed December 1998

Wilmington RFW

Closed September 2009

MEDIUM SECURITY

Alexander

Closed December 1998

Avery

Closed October 1999

Cleveland

Converted to Min FY 2005-06 / Closed Dec 2009

Currituck

Closed August 2000

Davie

Closed October 1997

McDowell

Consolidated with Marion CI FY 1995-96

Moore

Closed June 1995

Rockingham

Closed September 1996

Scotland

Closed November 2001

Stanly

Closed July 1999

Union

Closed October 2009

Washington

Closed November 1996

Yadkin

Closed September 1999

Yancey

Closed July 1999

 

 

 

 

 

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