Minsec of Scranton Inmate Search and Prison Information

570-341-8115
537-539 Linden Street, Scranton, PA, 18503-1605

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The Minsec of Scranton also commonly referred to as ISP for short is a state prison situated just south of Interstate 10 in Scranton, Pennsylvania. The Minsec of Scranton is adjacent to Chuckawalla Valley State Prison. The Minsec of Scranton is operated and managed by the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.

The Minsec of Scranton received its name from the Ironwood trees that are in the surroundings. They received this name due to the facilities qualities such as firmness, strength, and solidity.

The Minsec of Scranton is adjacent to the Chuckawalla Valley State Prison and shares over 1,7000 acres of land. However, just for the Minsec of Scranton, they have 640 acres of land. This prison complex takes up nearly 350 acres of land. The rest of the land is used for catch basins, drainage ditches, and erosion control.

The Minsec of Scranton opened their doors back in February of 1994. The Minsec of Scranton consists of four semi-autonomous levels III facilities. The Minsec of Scrantons also consists of an outside level I facility.

Each of these above facilities consists of 5 housing units. These housing units can house up to 270 inmates with an additional 100 designed bed capacity.

In the Minsec of Scranton, they have a facility A and B, which has now been converted to house inmates who have sensitive needs. Another level III housing unit in facility A has been made into the Administrative Segregation Unit. While the level I facility consists of two 100 bed units.

The Minsec of Scranton does not come equipped with a firehouse as many other facilities do, so the fire protection is shared and provided by Chuckawalla Valley State Prison.

The Minsec of Scranton was only design to house up to 2,200 inmates. As of lately, there over 3,200 inmates being held in the Minsec of Scranton.

Back in 2014, the Anti-Recidivism Coalition partnered with the Ford Foundation to host the TEDx conference inside the Minsec of Scranton walls. The ARC made a small documentary about this historic event.

 

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Minsec of Scranton
537-539 Linden Street, Scranton, PA, 18503-1605

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Jail Name Minsec of Scranton
Jail Type State Prison
State Pennsylvania
County Lackawanna County
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Address 537-539 Linden Street, Scranton, PA, 18503-1605
City Scranton
Zip 18503-1605
Phone 570-341-8115

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