Columbus Correctional Institution Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: July 14, 2022
1255 Prison Camp Road, Whiteville, NC 28742

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Whiteville, NC is home to Columbus Correctional Institution which is a maximum-security prison. The Columbus Correctional Institution can house as many as 2,439 adult male inmates and is the second largest prison in the state of North Carolina. 

This facility houses inmates in the units listed below:

  • BAR Baker – Close Custody inmates
  • BAR Adams – Close Custody inmates
  • BAR Rainer – Close Custody inmates
  • Delta – Close Custody inmates
  • Echo – Close Custody inmates
  • Fox – Close Custody inmates
  • Golf – Close Custody inmates
  • IMU North – Maximum/Segregation inmates
  • IMU South – Maximum/Segregation inmates
  • Victor – Medium Custody inmates
  • William – Medium Custody inmates
  • 6,8,170 – Minimum Custody offenders

The Columbus Correctional Institution houses death row inmates and performs executions. The inmate population is divided into the four groups listed below:

  • The camp houses inmates who have a short sentence.
  • Inmates with 370-670 year sentences are housed in the low crime facility houses. 
  • Inmates with 570 years to life are housed in the medium crime facility.
  • Inmates with multiple life sentences and offenders on death row are housed in the high crime facility houses.

The Columbus Correctional Institution can participate in the Correctional Industries program where inmates are employed at a license plate factory, a metal shop, in a laundry operation, a recycling center, in planting and harvesting crops, and in the warehouse. 

Inmates housed in this facility are given the opportunity to participate in vocational training in the following areas:

  • Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning
  • Graphic Design
  • Information Technology
  • Auto Body Repair
  • Carpentry 
  • Welding. 

Depending on the inmates needs all inmates within the Columbus Correctional Institution are encouraged to participate in the following programs and services:

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

Inmate Mailing Address

Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Columbus Correctional Institution
1255 Prison Camp Road, Whiteville, NC 28742

Columbus Correctional Institution Prison Information

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Jail Name Columbus Correctional Institution
Jail Type State Prison
Authority: North Carolina Department of Public Safety
State North Carolina
County Columbus County
Web Page website
Address 1255 Prison Camp Road, Whiteville, NC 28742
City Whiteville
Zip 28742
Phone 910-642-3285


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