West Tennessee State Penitentiary

West Tennessee State Penitentiary (WTSP) is a Tennessee Department of Correction prison located in unincorporated Lauderdale County, Tennessee, near Henning.[1] Site #1 of WTSP formerly housed the Cold Creek Correctional Facility.[2] The West Tennessee High Security Facility (WTHSF) became operational in 1990.[3] In 1999 the Cold Creek Correctional Facility (CCCF) closed. CCCF was replaced by a medium security complex built next to WTHSF. The two complexes and the CCCF minimum security annex were operationally combined and became the WTSP.

West Tennessee State Penitentiary Contact Details

Address: 480 Green Chapel Road, Lauderdale, TN
City: Henning
Zip: 38041
Phone 1: 731-738-5044
Type: State Prison

Mailing to Inmates and Staff

Inmate Visiting Days and Hours

Day of Week Hours
Monday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Sunday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Holiday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM