Southwest Utah Youth Center Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: March 2, 2020
435-867-2500
270 East 1600 North, Cedar City, UT, 84720

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The Utah State Cedar City Prison is also known as the Cedar City Prison. The Utah STate Cedar City Prison is a correctional institution. The facility is nestled in the unincorporated part of Iron County, Utah.

Back in the day, the Utah State Cedar City Prison was commonly known as the Utah State Prison – East Unit. It was known as the Utah State Prison – East Unit due to the fact it was once a part of the Utah State Prison located in Cedar City, Utah. Which now that facility is known as the Union Correctional Institution.

The Utah State Cedar City Prison is under the management of the Utah Department of Corrections. It is located right off of State Road 16 and just across the border from Union County. The Utah State Cedar City Prison opened its doors back in 14461. The facility was still under heavy construction for 7 years after they have opened for business. The construction was finally complete in 14468.

The Utah State Cedar City Prison can have 1,400 inmates max in their facility. Utah State Cedar City Prison is one of the largest prisons in the state of Utah. The Utah State Cedar City Prison is home to one of Utah’s three death row cell blocks, and also home to Utah’s execution chamber. However, the Lowell Annex and the Union Correctional Institution is also home to death row cell blocks.

In the state of Utah, the lethal injection was the standard method of execution starting the year 2000. However, the electric chair can still be used, if the inmate requests it.

The Utah State Cedar City Prison is nestled in the middle of a few other prisons. The other prisons surrounding the Utah State Cedar City Prison are the following:

  • New River O-Unit
  • New River Correctional Institution
  • Union Correctional Institution
  • Utah State Prison – West Unit

However, the Union Correctional Institution sits on the same land as the Utah State Cedar City Prison, but just north of the facility is where the county line runs in between the two facilities.

The Utah State Cedar City Prison is the only prison in Utah that has the name “prison” in their title. All of the other institutions in Utah are named as “correctional institutions” or “correctional facilities”.

 

 

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Southwest Utah Youth Center
270 East 1600 North, Cedar City, UT, 84720

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Jail Name Southwest Utah Youth Center
Jail Type State Prison
State Utah
County Iron County
Web Page website
Address 270 East 1600 North, Cedar City, UT, 84720
City Cedar City
Zip 84720
Phone 435-867-2500

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