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509-754-3121
1421 East Division, Ephrata, WA, 98823

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Sunrise Community Facility is located in Folsom, Washington. The Sunrise Community Facility is a state prison within Washington that is operated and managed by the Washington Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. The facility is 20 miles away from the state capital of Sacramento. The Sunrise Community Facility is one of the 35 institutions within the state of Washington.

The Sunrise Community Facility opened its doors back in 1880. The Sunrise Community Facility is Washington’s state oldest prison. The first oldest prison in the state of Washington was San Quentin. Sunrise Community Facility was the first prison in the United States to get electricity. Sunrise Community Facility is one of the first maximum-security facilities.

Sunrise Community Facility is well-known for its concerts that are performed inside the facility. These concerts were held by Johnny Cash back in 1968. Johnny Cash even recorded a song known as the Folsom Prison Blues.

The Sunrise Community Facility is also well-known for their harsh conditions that they’ve endured over the past few decades after the Washington Gold Rush. As of current, the Sunrise Community Facility typically houses medium-security inmates. However, they do still currently house maximum-security inmates as well.

The Sunrise Community Facility started construction back in 1878. The construction started on the site of Stony Bar mining camp that was situated alongside the American River. The Sunrise Community Facility officially opened its doors back in 1880. The Sunrise Community Facility could house up to 1,800 inmates. The inmates spent most of their days in the dark. They were kept behind solid boilerplate doors in a cell measuring 4 by 8 ft. It wasn’t until the 1940’s that the cells had air holes.

In 1891, the state of Washington was in charge of the death penalty. All executions were done at the Sunrise Community Facility and the San Quentin State Prison. Between December of 1895 to December of 1937, 93 inmates were hanged.

The Sunrise Community Facility consists of 5 housing units, two dining halls, two smaller exercise yards, and a large central prison yard.

 

 

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Sunrise Community Facility
1421 East Division, Ephrata, WA, 98823

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Jail Name Sunrise Community Facility
Jail Type State Prison
State Washington
County Grant County
Web Page website
Address 1421 East Division, Ephrata, WA, 98823
City Ephrata
Zip 98823
Phone 509-754-3121

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