Central Arizona Detention Center

Customer base: U.S. Marshals Service, TRANSCOR, Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Pascua, USAF - Facility Type: Multi-Level Security, Owned since 1994
  • Capacity2304
  • ACA AccreditedYes
  • PopulationMale

Facility Leader: Jim MacDonald, Warden

Jim MacDonald, Warden

Jim MacDonald was named warden at Central Arizona Detention Center in March 2016. Most recently, MacDonald served as warden at La Palma Correctional Center. He joined CCA in 1995 as warden at Sweetwater Pre-Parole Transfer Facility. MacDonald later served as assistant warden at the Cleveland Pre-Release Center and Lawrenceville Correctional Center. He became warden at Crossroads Correctional Facility, and held the same role at Florence Correctional Center. Before joining CCA, MacDonald spent 13 years with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, where he started as a correctional officer and later served as a captain, community probation officer and probation supervisor. He holds a bachelor's degree in criminal justice from the University of Texas at El Paso.

Facility Leader: Kris Kline, Warden

Kris Kline, Warden

Kris Kline was named warden at Florence Correctional Center in September 2016. Kline joined CCA in 2000 as a correctional officer at Bay Correctional Facility, where he also served as senior correctional officer, assistant shift supervisor and safety manager. He transferred to North Fork Correctional Facility as a unit manager before being promoted to chief of security at Red Rock, where he later became assistant warden. Kline was promoted again to warden at Kit Carson Correctional Center. He holds an associate degree in criminal justice administration from the University of Phoenix.

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Population: Male