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Correctional Facilities

The Miami-Dade County Corrections and Rehabilitation Department is comprised of five correctional facilities. These facilities hold on average 5,642 inmates, who are awaiting trial or are serving sentences of 364 days or less.

The department also has a Boot Camp Program for youthful offenders, a Work Release Center and a medical unit at Jackson Memorial Hospital.

  • Clothing drop offs are no longer being accepted at any facility. All inmates are issued Standardized Departmental Uniforms.

Metro West Detention Center

The Metro West Detention Center has a rated bed capacity of 2,234 for male inmates of maximum, medium, minimum custody levels. This facility is the largest in the Miami-Dade County Corrections system.

Pre-Trial Detention Center

The Pre-Trial Detention Center is a Booking Facility, which processes and houses all classifications of inmates. These range from traffic offenders to capital offenders. The facility has a rated bed capacity of 1,400.

Training and Treatment Center

The Training and Treatment Center has a rated bed capacity of 822. It houses adult males in both felony and misdemeanor classifications.

Turner Guilford Knight Correctional Center

The Turner Guilford Knight Correctional Center has a rated bed capacity of 1,000 for male and female inmates of various levels of custody. Officers work inside housing units and directly supervise inmates 24 hours a day.

Women's Detention Center

Effective November 22, 2012, the Women’s Detention Center will no longer be housing female inmates. All Female inmates will be housed at the Turner Guilford Knight Correctional Center or at the Pre-Trial Detention Center. You can check an inmate’s location by using MDCR’s Inmate Search, please refer to the visitation schedule according to the facility where the inmate is now housed. All mail correspondence is to be addressed to the facility where the inmate is housed.

Inmate Commissary

Inmates are allowed to order basic food and hygiene items while they are incarcerated via the Inmate Commissary. Orders are submitted on a weekly basis. The order limit is $150.00 per week.

Inmates released from custody prior to receiving their commissary will have the order refunded to their account within a week. Money in the account may be picked up from the Property Room Public Service Window at the Pretrial Detention Center 1321 NW 13 Street Miami, FL. 33125

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Juvenile Services

Juveniles arrested in
Miami-Dade County are processed through the
Juvenile Services Department


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