Eloy Detention Center

Customer base: U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) - Facility Type: Minimum/Medium-Security, Owned since 1994
  • Capacity1500
  • ACA AccreditedYes
  • PopulationMale & Female

Facility Leader: Michael J. Donahue, Warden

Michael J. Donahue, Warden Michael J. Donahue was named warden at Eloy Detention Center in 2015. He previously served as warden at Hardeman County Correctional Center and West Tennessee Detention Facility. Donahue joined CCA in 2009 as an assistant warden at Florence Correctional Center and then transferred to Red Rock Correctional Center as assistant warden. Before joining CCA, Donahue worked for Connecticut Department of Correction where he started as a correctional officer and held several management positions including warden and lead warden. He retired from the state of Connecticut after 23 years of service. He holds a bachelor's degree in criminal justice administration from the University of New Haven, and an executive certification from the American Correctional Association.

Community Activities

Pinal County Law Enforcement Special Olympics Torch Run; Thanksgiving Food Drives; Christmas Toy Drives

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Population: Male & Female