Arizona State Prison Complex Florence - Central Unit Inmate Search and Prison Information

520-868-4011
1306 East Butte Ave., Florence, AZ, 85132
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The Arizona State Prison Complex Florence – Central Unit is just commonly referred to as the Florence State Prison. The Arizona State Prison Complex Florence – Central Unit is just one out of 13 correctional facilities that are under the direct supervision of the Arizona Department of Corrections.

The Arizona State Prison Complex Florence – Central Unit is the main prison in Florence, Arizona. The Arizona State Prison Complex Florence – Central Unit also consists of a unit in Picacho, which happens to lay in the unincorporated Pinal County. However, in 2013, the Picacho Unit was destroyed and closed. But, the Globe Unit is now a part of the Arizona State Prison Complex – Central Unit.

The Arizona State Prison Complex Florence – Central Unit is home of the execution chamber. The Arizona State Prison Complex Florence – Central Unit has the only execution chamber available in the state of Arizona.

Back in 1908, the inmates of the Arizona State Prison  Complex Florence – Central Unit finished the construction of the facility. The new facility was going to replace the territorial prison that was situated in Yuma.

While the Arizona State Prison Complex  Florence – Central Unit was under construction, all of the inmates were living in tents. However, this new facility now is home to Arizona’s execution chamber. The chamber had a scaffolding, which was right above the death row cell blocks. It came equipped with a trap door, which would allow the hanging of inmates to happen in the room below.

It was not until 1933 when the hanging execution was replaced with the gas chamber. It was replaced with the gas chamber due to a major incident during one of the last hangings.

Inmates in the Arizona State Prison Complex Florence – Central Unit are frequently used as cheap labor from the community and even the state. They have been used to help build and repair roads during the 1910s. They have even been used to build a bridge. This bridge was built on top of the San Pedro River.

The Arizona State Prison Complex Florence – Central Unit was designed with inspiration from the mission revival architecture.

The Arizona State Prison Complex Florence – Central Unit consists of 6 housing units. Within these housing units, they hold over 3,900 inmates. Inmates will typically have a security level of 2, 3, and 5. The facility houses each inmate with their exclusive security rating. No security ratings will be mixing with one another except for one housing unit. This is for safety and security concerns.

The housing units are listed below with their security levels.

Security Level 2

  • North  Unit
  • Tempe St. Lukes

Security Level 3

  • East Unit
  • South Unit
  • Tempe St. Lukes

Security Level 5

  • Central Unit
  • CB-Kasson
  • Tempe St. Lukes

 

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Arizona State Prison Complex Florence - Central Unit
1306 East Butte Ave., Florence, AZ, 85132

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Jail Name Arizona State Prison Complex Florence – Central Unit
Jail Type State Prison
State Arizona
County Pinal County
Web Page website
Address 1306 East Butte Ave., Florence, AZ, 85132
City Florence
Zip 85132
Phone 520-868-4011

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