Newberry Correctional Facility (NCF)

Newberry Correctional Facility

Luce County

Luce County

Warden Catherine S. Bauman
13747 E. County Road 428                 Newberry, MI 49868

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TELEPHONE: (906) 293-6200 
OPENED: 1996
AGE LIMIT: Males, 18 and older
SECURITY LEVEL: I                    STAFFING: 240       


The Newberry Correctional Facility is in Pentland Township, Luce County, on M-123 and was formerly part of Newberry Regional Mental Health Center. 

Newberry Correctional Facility consists of 1104 general population beds, and four cells that are used for temporary holding.



Prisoner programming includes, Adult Basic Education, General Education Development, Plumbing, Electrical, and Welding Trades, Employment Counseling, Career Scope, Work Keys, Employment Readiness, Violence Prevention Program, Thinking for a Change, and Michigan Sex Offender Psychotherapy/self-help related programing.  

Several substance abuse programming options are offered at Newberry Correctional Facility to include; Phase II Substance Abuse, Advanced Substance Treatment (ASAT), Alcohol Anonymous (AA), Narcotics Anonymous (NA), and Cross-Addiction. 

The facility also offers general and law library access, various indoor and outdoor recreational activities, musical groups, barber services, several religious options, a variety of self-help classes and a self-help library.  

NCF currently provides housing and training for shelter dogs through a local animal shelter.

Prisoners are provided with on-site routine medical, dental, optical, and mental health services. More serious problems and emergencies are treated at, or referred to, area hospitals and clinics.


The perimeter security includes a buffer fence, double chain link fences, razor-ribbon wire, electronic detection systems, an armed patrol vehicle and gun towers.