Northwest Correctional Complex

Tennessee Northwest Correctional Complex

960 State Route 212
Tiptonville, Tennessee 38079
(Lake County)

Tennessee Northwest Correctional Complex

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The Tennessee Northwest Correctional Complex is located at 960 State Route 212 in
Tiptonville, Tennessee, and opened in Site #1 – 1992 & Site #2 – 1981. It is classified as a Medium Security prison with a capacity of 2,377 inmates and operated by the Tennessee Department of Corrections as a diagnostic assessment classification center for newly admitted inmates.

Tennessee Northwest Correctional Complex Education

The Bledsoe County Correctional Complex education department provides General Educational Diplomas and Basic Adult Education services. Due to the lack of industry at NWCX, focus has been placed on education and community service. Over 100,000 hours of community service work are provided to state and local government and non-profit agencies each year by this complex.

Northwest Correctional Complex Visitation Schedule

Saturday and Sunday 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Friday night 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. (for those unable to visit on the weekends)

Visitation for Maximum Custody Inmates
Saturday and Sunday 8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Friday night 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. (for those unable to visit on the weekends)
(Visits are non-contact and limited to one hour.)

Visitation for Inmates in Protective Custody
Saturday and Sunday 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m., 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.Friday night 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.(
(Visits are non-contact, limited to one hour and must be pre-approved in advance.)

Visitation for Juvenile Inmates
Saturday and Sunday 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Fridays are designated by the warden or commissioner (for those unable to visit on the weekends) (All families are required to call annex AWO for pre-approval.)

*Friday night visitation does not occur during a week when a holiday visitation occurs.

Tennessee Northwest Correctional Complex Inmate Calls

Global Tel also known as Offender Connect owns and operates phones at Tennessee Northwest Correctional Complex and provides prison call services at all state prisons run by the Tennessee Department of Corrections. The current cost of 15 minute in state prison calls using Offender Connect is $3.60, with an Out of State Offender Connect Call costing $3.15

Save Money On Tennessee Prison Calls

  • 15 Minute In-State Call Using Offender Connect……………..$3.60
  • 15 Minute Out-State Call Using Offender Connect…………..$3.15
  • Any 15 Minute Call Using Offender Connect and Pacific….$1.80

Save Up To $1.80 Per Call

By using Pacific Telephone Company’s Tennessee Prison Call routing service along with Offender Connect, you can legally cut the cost of Tennessee Prison Calls to $1.80 for In-State-Calls or Out-of-State-Calls at Tennessee Northwest Correctional Complex with a substantial savings of $1.35 to $1.80 per 15 minute call over the current Offender Connect rates. Contact Pacific Telephone Company today at 866.966.8655, and learn how to start saving on prison calls from the Tennessee Department of Corrections, Tennessee Northwest Correctional Complex.