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Jail Name:
Varner Unit
Jail Type:
State Prison
State:
Arkansas
County:
LINCOLN
City:
Grady
Source:
Wikipedia
Description:
The Varner Unit is a high-security state prison for men of the Arkansas Department of Correction in Varner,[1] Choctaw Township, unincorporated Lincoln County, Arkansas, United States. It is located along U.S. Highway 65,[2] near Grady,[3] and 28 miles (45 km) south of Pine Bluff.[2] The prison can house over 1,600 prisoners, and it includes a 468-bed supermax (Super Maximum Security) facility.[4] The supermax and non-supermax facilities are separate from one another.[5] The Varner Unit Supermax houses male inmates scheduled for execution in Arkansas, currently performed by lethal injection. The actual executions take place at the nearby Cummins Unit.[6] The female death row is located at the McPherson Unit.[7] Varner is one of the state of Arkansas's "parent unit"s for male prisoners; it serves as one of several units of initial assignment for processed male prisoners
Opened:
1987
Security Class:
Close, maximum
Address:
P.O. Box 600
Zip Code:
71644
Location:
28 miles south of Pine Bluff off Highway 65
Employees:
479
Phone 1:
870-575-1800
Fax 1:
870-479-3803
Capacity:
1714
Judicial District:
Grady, AR
Inmate Mail 1:
Inmate Name, ADC # Varner Unit P.O. Box 600 Grady, AR 71644-0600
P.O. Box 600, 71644, Grady, Arkansas