Southwest Virginia Regional Jail Authority - Tazewell is classed as a medium security facility. It has a strengthened perimeter fence and electronic detection systems to ensure inmates stay within the facility. To help inmates prepare themselves to rejoin the wider community, Southwest Virginia Regional Jail Authority - Tazewell offers a wide range of work and treatment programs.

Southwest Virginia Regional Jail Authority - Tazewell is a state prison. This facility is operated by the state of Virginia and is used to house and rehabilitate criminals. Inmates at Southwest Virginia Regional Jail Authority - Tazewell are generally housed in locked cells during the night and are provided certain privileges such as the use of a recreation area, TV, phones and in some cases may have a job within the prison.

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Physical Location

102 Water Street
Tazewell, VA 24651

Contact Info

276-979-1760
276-979-1779 (Fax)