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J. B. EVANS CORRECTIONAL CENTER

500 Routh Street, Newellton, Louisiana 71357
(318) 467-3355

jbecc@lcscorrections.com

Contracting Agencies:Louisiana Department of Public Safety & Corrections
Capacity & Security Level:400 residential beds plus 15 special housing beds; minimum and medium security; male or female offenders
Construction Dates:Phase I - 1994; Phase II - 1996

General Information:

JBECC is a 415 bed multi-use facility located in northeast Louisiana. It is named in memory of Jim Evans, one of the founding directors of LCS Corrections Services, Inc. JBECC has housed offenders for the Louisiana DPSC and Alabama DOC as well as for the Harris County, Texas jail system.


Warden Richard Deville