New York Control Units Statistics
People in long-term isolation in New York: 5068
Percent of prisoners in isolation in New York: 7%
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Statewide Data
Year Isolation Pop. Total Pop. Method Source
Historical 2001 5486 Counted The Corrections Yearbook
Control Unit Populations by Nationality

Clinton Correctional Facility

*Estimated in 2009

Upstate Correctional Facility

*Estimated in 2008

NY Facilities with Control Units

Facility Year Isolation Population Total Population Capacity Isolation Opened Type of Isolation
Adirondack Correctional Facility 2003 ? ? ? ? SHU
Albion Correctional Facility 2012 48c ? 1378 ? SHU
Albion Correctional Facility 2005 48c ? 1378 ? SHU
Altona Correctional Facility 2008 ? ? ? ? SHU (518) 236-7841
Arthur Kill Correctional Facility 2008 32c 975 ? 1997 SHU
Attica Correctional Facility 2012 102c ? 2240 ? SHU
Attica Correctional Facility 2008 116c ? 2240 ? SHU
Auburn Correctional Facility 2012 83c ? ? ? SHU
Bare Hill Correctional Facility 2012 32c ? ? ? SHU
Bedford Hills Correctional Facility 2012 24c ? ? ? SHU
Facility Year Isolation Population Total Population Capacity Isolation Opened Type of Isolation
Cape Vincent Correctional Facility 2012 32c ? ? ? SHU
Cayuga Correctional Facility 2012 232c ? 1502 ? 110 2x S-block
Cayuga Correctional Facility 2003 200c ? 1502 ? 100 2x S-block
Clinton Correctional Facility 2012 48e ? 2900 ? SHU
Clinton Correctional Facility 2009 48c ? ? ? SHU
Clinton Correctional Facility 2004 46c ? 2900 ? 34 SHU, 12 DR
Collins Correctional Facility 2012 200c ? 1576 ? 100 2x S-block
Collins Correctional Facility 2003 200c ? 1576 ? 100 2x S-block
Coxsackie Correctional Facility 2012 32c ? 1074 ? SHU
Coxsackie Correctional Facility 2008 332c ? 1074 ? 32 SHU, 300 keeplock
Downstate Correctional Facility 2012 36c ? ? ? Special Housing Unit
Eastern NY Correctional Facility 2012 32c ? 1037 ? SHU
Eastern NY Correctional Facility 2008 32c ? 1037 ? 32 SHU **under 60 days
Elmira Correctional Facility 2012 54c ? ? ? SHU
Elmira Correctional Facility 2008 54c ? ? ? SHU
Facility Year Isolation Population Total Population Capacity Isolation Opened Type of Isolation
Fishkill Correctional Facility 2012 284c ? ? ? SHU, S-block
Fishkill Correctional Facility 2003 200c ? ? ? SHU, 100 2x S-block (845) 831-48
Five Points Correctional Facility 2012 149c ? 1422 ? SHU
Franklin Correctional Facility 2012 32c ? 1730 ? SHU
Franklin Correctional Facility 2008 50c ? 1730 ? SHU
Gouverneur Correctional Facility 2012 232c ? 1082 ? 32 SHU + 100 2x S-block
Gouverneur Correctional Facility 2003 232c ? 1082 ? 32 SHU + 100 2x S-block
Gowanda Correctional Facility 2012 48e ? 2300 ? SHU
Gowanda Correctional Facility 2008 48c ? 2300 ? SHU
Great Meadow Correctional Facility 2012 68c ? 1692 ? SHU
Great Meadow Correctional Facility 2008 69c ? 1692 ? SHU
Green Haven Correctional Facility 2012 50c ? 2016 ? Special Housing Unit
Green Haven Correctional Facility 2008 50c ? 2016 ? SHU
Greene Correctional Facility 2012 215c ? 1723 ? SHU, 2x S-block
Greene Correctional Facility 2009 200e ? ? ? Special Housing Unit
Greene Correctional Facility 2003 215c ? 1723 ? 15 SHU, 100 2x S-block
Facility Year Isolation Population Total Population Capacity Isolation Opened Type of Isolation
Groveland Correctional Facility 2012 24c ? 1393 ? SHU
Lakeview Shock Incarceration Correctional Facility 2012 232c ? 788 ? SHU, 100 2x S-block
Lakeview Shock Incarceration Correctional Facility 2003 232c ? 788 ? SHU, 100 2x S-block
Lincoln Correctional Facility 2008 ? ? ? ? SHU (212) 860-9400
Livingston Correctional Facility 2012 32c ? ? ? ?
Marcy Correctional Facility 2012 32c ? 1702 1997 Special Housing Unit
Marcy Correctional Facility 2009 200e ? ? ? Special Housing Unit
Marcy Correctional Facility 2003 232c ? 1702 1997 32 SHU, 100 2x S-block
Metropolitan Detention Center 2008 ? 2546 ? ? SHU, admax 718-840-4200
Mid-Orange Correctional Facility 2008 22c ? 750 ? 22 quarantine
Mid-State Correctional Facility 2012 232c ? ? 2000 S-Block, Special Housing Unit
Mid-State Correctional Facility 2009 200e ? ? 2001 Special Housing Unit
Mid-State Correctional Facility 2003 350c ? 188 ? 150 SHU, 100 2x S-block
Facility Year Isolation Population Total Population Capacity Isolation Opened Type of Isolation
Mohawk Correctional Facility 2012 48c ? ? ? SHU
Oneida Correctional Facility 2008 36c ? ? ? SHU
Orleans Correctional Facility 2012 232c ? 1082 2002 SHU
Orleans Correctional Facility 2008 300c 1211 1082 ? SHU, 100 2x S-block
Riverview Correctional Facility 2012 32c ? ? ? SHU
Shawangunk Correctional Facility 2012 24c ? 575 ? SHU
Shawangunk Correctional Facility 2008 159c ? 575 ? 67 CSU, 67 KL, 24 SHU
Sing Sing Correctional Facility 2012 30c ? 1813 ? SHU
Southport Correctional Facility 2012 789c ? 930 1991 SHU
Southport Correctional Facility 2009 790e 1000 ? 1991 SHU
Southport Correctional Facility 2003 700c ? 930 1991 SHU
Sullivan Correctional Facility 2012 24c ? ? ? SHU
Sullivan Correctional Facility 2008 36c ? ? ? 24 SHU, 12 PSU
Facility Year Isolation Population Total Population Capacity Isolation Opened Type of Isolation
Ulster Correctional Facility 2012 32e ? 840 1990 SHU
Upstate Correctional Facility 2012 1040c ? 1500 1999 SHU
Upstate Correctional Facility 2009 1200e 1500 1500 1999 SHU
Upstate Correctional Facility 2003 1200c ? 1500 1999 SHU
Washington Correctional Facility 2012 32c ? ? ? Special Housing Unit
Watertown Correctional Facility 2012 12c ? 873 ? SHU
Wende Correctional Facility 2015 52e ? ? ? Special Needs Unit
Wende Correctional Facility 2012 34c ? ? ? SHU
Wende Correctional Facility 2003 30c ? ? ? SHU
Woodbourne Correctional Facility 2012 14c ? 981 ? SHU
Woodbourne Correctional Facility 2008 14c ? 981 ? SHU
Wyoming Correctional Facility 2008 32c ? 1722 ? SHU

c = counted

e = estimated