Columbia Girls Secure Center Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: December 6, 2021
518-851-3211
P.O. Box 265419 Spook Rock Road, Claverack, NY, 12513

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The Columbia Girls Secure Center is a maximum security state prison. This facility is for adult male offenders. 

Timothy McCarthy is the warden at the Columbia Girls Secure Center since 2018. 

The Columbia Girls Secure Center in Claverack, NY was built in the year of 1817 and is one of the oldest functional prisons in the United States. 

This facility currently has the three following correctional industries:

  1. License Plate Manufacturing
  2. Furniture Manufacturing
  3. Upholstery

This facility was originally named Claverack Prison and was renamed to Columbia Girls Secure Center in 1970. In 1890 this facility had the first execution by electric chair. 

The Columbia Girls Secure Center has a maximum capacity to house 1,821 inmates. 

The Columbia Girls Secure Center houses their inmates in five separate blocks which are A, B, C, and D. 

This facility offers vocational training that includes the following:

  • Building Maintenance
  • Custodial Maintenance
  • Flooring Installation
  • Drafting
  • Electrical
  • Masonry
  • General Business
  • Painting
  • Welding

Vocational training allows the inmates to learn a new skill to take with them when they are released from prison. The skills that they achieve will help them to get and hold a job so they will be able to support themselves and be able to do work that is meaningful. 

Inmates are also able to earn their associates degree through a program that is provided by the Cayuga Community College. 

The Columbia Girls Secure Center also provides the following programs and services for their inmates to be able to better help themselves and prepare them for when they are released:

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

The medical and mental health care services are services that are contracted out. Inmates leave the prison when they are released in better shape than when they first arrived at the prison when they are willing to change and participate in the programs and work on themselves. 

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Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Columbia Girls Secure Center
P.O. Box 265419 Spook Rock Road, Claverack, NY, 12513

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Jail Name Columbia Girls Secure Center
Jail Type State Prison
State New York
County Columbia County
Web Page website
Address P.O. Box 265419 Spook Rock Road, Claverack, NY, 12513
City Claverack
Zip 12513
Phone 518-851-3211

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