The Correctional Reception Center (CRC) is a state prison facility located in Orient, Ohio. It serves as the entry point for all male inmates who are sent to the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction. The CRC is responsible for receiving, processing, and classifying inmates to determine their proper housing assignments. It also provides medical and mental health care services, education and vocational training, and substance abuse treatment programs to help inmates successfully re-enter society upon release. With a mission to maintain a safe and secure environment while preparing offenders for release, the CRC plays a crucial role in the criminal justice system in Ohio.
Ohio Department Of Rehabilitation And Correction Correctional Reception Center
The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction Correctional Reception Center (CRC) is located in Orient, Ohio. It is a reception center that processes and assesses incoming male inmates for placement within the state prison system.
The CRC has the capacity to house up to 2,250 inmates and is one of several facilities within the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction. In addition to processing and assessing inmates, the CRC also provides educational and vocational programs, mental health and medical services, and substance abuse treatment.
The facility is staffed by approximately 500 employees, including corrections officers, counselors, and medical professionals. The CRC is committed to ensuring the safety and security of staff, inmates, and the community while providing rehabilitative services to those in their custody.
National Geographic's Prison Intake Ohio Corrections Reception Center
Correctional Reception Center
|Location||11271 Ohio 762
|Managed by||Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction|
The Correctional Reception Center is a state prison for men located in Orient, Pickaway County, Ohio, opened in 1987, owned and operated by the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction.
The facility holds a maximum of 1500 inmates at various security levels. The prison is immediately adjacent to the state’s Pickaway Correctional Institution.
Ariel Castro committed suicide while incarcerated at the facility in September 2013.
Coordinates: 39°48′00″N 83°08′57″W / 39.800088°N 83.149139°W / 39.800088; -83.149139
- Allen-Oakwood Correctional Institution
- Belmont Correctional Institution
- Chillicothe Correctional Institution
- Correctional Reception Center
- Dayton Correctional Institution
- Franklin Medical Center
- Grafton Correctional Institution
- Lebanon Correctional Institution
- London Correctional Institution
- Lorain Correctional Institution
- Madison Correctional Institution
- Mansfield Correctional Institution
- Marion Correctional Institution
- Noble Correctional Institution
- Northeast Pre-Release Center
- Ohio Reformatory for Women
- Ohio State Penitentiary
- Pickaway Correctional Institution
- Richland Correctional Institution
- Ross Correctional Institution
- Southeastern Correctional Institution
- Southern Ohio Correctional Facility
- Toledo Correctional Institution
- Trumbull Correctional Institution
- Warren Correctional Institution
- Lake Erie Correctional Institution (CCA)
- North Central Correctional Complex (MTC)
- Northeast Ohio Correctional Center (NOCC)
- Hocking Correctional Facility
- Lima Correctional Institution
- North Coast Correctional Treatment
- Ohio Penitentiary
- Ohio State Reformatory
- Orient Correctional Institution