Walnut Grove Youth Correctional Facility Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: March 14, 2021
601-253-2348
1650 Hwy 492 PO Box 389, Walnut Grove, MS, 39189

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The Walnut Grove Youth Correctional Facility in Walnut Grove, MS is a medium state prison that houses adult inmates and is operated by the Mississippi Department of Corrections. 

The Walnut Grove Youth Correctional Facility opened its doors on January 3, 1994, with a 31-bed capacity. On January 18, 1994, this facility accepted its first juvenile. 

The Walnut Grove Youth Correctional Facility went through an accreditation audit with the American Correctional Association in September of 1995. This facility was at the compliance of 100% standards of non- mandatory as well as mandatory. 

The Walnut Grove Youth Correctional Facility was established by La. R.S. 15:1094, as a political subdivision of the state in 1986. This facility has a territorial jurisdiction throughout the Twenty-First and Twenty-Second Judicial Districts that include the following parishes:

  • Livingston
  • St. Helena
  • St. Tammany
  • Tangipahoa
  • Washington

The Florida Parishes Juvenile Justice Commission was created by La. R.S. 15:1094.1. There are eight commissioners who develop, administer and manage the affairs of the district within the Florida Parishes Juvenile Justice Commission. The commissioners meet monthly at the Walnut Grove Youth Correctional Facility and they do not receive a salary. 

There were several expansions done since the Walnut Grove Youth Correctional Facility first opened. The first expansion included a multi-purpose area/gym, 4 classrooms as well as 74 additional beds and was completed in 1999. 

The Walnut Grove Youth Correctional Facility had its second expansion completed in 2011 that brought up their bed count up to 133 beds. The expansion also included additional classrooms, staff offices, and dayroom.

The Walnut Grove Youth Correctional Facility offers the following programs and services for inmates that are designed to help the inmates who are willing to learn and participate in order to succeed in life once they are released into the community:

  • Educational Programs
  • G. E. D. 
  • Substance Abuse Treatment Programs
  • Vocational Training
  • Religious Services
  • Mental Health Care
  • Medical Health Care

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Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Walnut Grove Youth Correctional Facility
1650 Hwy 492 PO Box 389, Walnut Grove, MS, 39189

Walnut Grove Youth Correctional Facility Prison Information

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Jail Name Walnut Grove Youth Correctional Facility
Jail Type State Prison
State Mississippi
County Leake County
Web Page website
Address 1650 Hwy 492 PO Box 389, Walnut Grove, MS, 39189
City Walnut Grove
Zip 39189
Phone 601-253-2348

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