The Philadelphia Prison System operates six large correctional centers on its sprawling State Road campus. They include:
Alternative and Special Detention - Houses minimum- and community-custody men and women, including inmates serving sentences on weekends and work-release inmates.
Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility - Houses maximum-security inmates.
Detention Center - Houses inmates requiring medical and behavioral health treatment.
House of Correction - Houses minimum- and medium-security inmates.
Philadelphia Industrial Correctional Center - Houses and treats inmates with behaviorial-health issues.
Riverside Correctional Facility - Houses only female inmates.
The system also operates smaller satellite prisons elsewhere in the city.
Number of inmates as of May 8: 9,003
Number of employees: about 2,300
Number of contract employees: about 200