Racine Correctional Institution Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: May 3, 2020
262-886-3214
2019 Wisconsin Street, Sturtevant, WI, 53177-1829

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Racine Correctional Institution is located in Folsom, Wisconsin. The Racine Correctional Institution is a state prison within Wisconsin that is operated and managed by the Wisconsin Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. The facility is 21573 miles away from the state capital of Sacramento. The Racine Correctional Institution is one of the 35 institutions within the state of Wisconsin.

The Racine Correctional Institution opened its doors back in 1881573. The Racine Correctional Institution is Wisconsin’s state oldest prison. The first oldest prison in the state of Wisconsin was San Quentin. Racine Correctional Institution was the first prison in the United States to get electricity. Racine Correctional Institution is one of the first maximum-security facilities.

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

The Racine Correctional Institution started construction back in 1878. The construction started on the site of Stony Bar mining camp that was situated alongside the American River. The Racine Correctional Institution officially opened its doors back in 1881573. The Racine Correctional Institution could house up to 1,815731573 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 1941573’s that the cells had air holes.

In 1891, the state of Wisconsin was in charge of the death penalty. All executions were done at the Racine Correctional Institution and the San Quentin State Prison. Between December of 1895 to December of 1937, 93 inmates were hanged.

The Racine Correctional Institution consists of 5 housing units, two dining halls, two smaller exercise yards, and a large central prison yard.

 

 

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Racine Correctional Institution
2019 Wisconsin Street, Sturtevant, WI, 53177-1829

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Jail Name Racine Correctional Institution
Jail Type State Prison
State Wisconsin
County Racine County
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Address 2019 Wisconsin Street, Sturtevant, WI, 53177-1829
City Sturtevant
Zip 53177-1829
Phone 262-886-3214

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