Management & Training Corporation To Operate Polk Secure Adult Detention Center

(LIVINGSTON, Texas) – Management & Training Corporation (MTC) is pleased to announce it has been awarded a contract to operate the Polk Secure Adult Detention Center in Livingston, Texas effective May 1, 2015.


“We’re pleased to partner with Polk County to operate this facility,” said MTC Senior Vice President of Corrections Odie Washington. “MTC has been a leader in corrections since 1987, operating safe and secure facilities with a commitment to excellence.”


MTC will operate the center under a contract with Polk County which in turn has an intergovernmental agreement with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and the U.S. Marshals Service to house detainees and inmates at the facility.


The detention center, which has been in operation for 10 years, has a capacity of 1,054. Currently, 380 offenders are housed at the facility.


MTC is also pleased to announce that David Stacks will continue as warden of the facility. Mr. Stacks has worked in corrections since 1979, and has a wealth of knowledge, skills, and abilities. Mr. Stacks has served as warden of the Polk facility since August 2011.



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