Located near Capron in Southampton county.
Re-built in 1994.
Deerfield Correctional Center
21360 Deerfield Drive
Capron, VA 23829
Security Level 2 - Assignment Criteria:
For Initial Assignment ONLY:
No Escape History within past 5 years.
Single Life sentences must have reached their Parole Eligibility Date (PED).
No disruptive behavior for at least past 24 months prior to consideration for a transfer to any less-secure facility.
Hours, days, and rules of visitation varies from facility to facility. However, the majority of facilities do not allow shorts or skirts over the knee, shirts without sleeves that do not cover your shoulder, underarms must also be covered even when hands are raised, and all visitors must wear underwear and bras. For any specific information, please look for a thread on visits to that facility found in the Eastern region subsection.
Opened - 1994
Average Daily Population (June 2008) - 1,069
Special Populations -Geriatric and Assisted Living Inmates