Correctional Facility
Susquehanna County Correctional Facility
 

 Mission Statement

 

The Mission Statement of the Susquehanna County Correctional Facility is established as follows:

  1. Susquehanna County Correctional Facility is part of the Criminal Justice System in Susquehanna County. Its primary function is to detain Inmates as ordered by the Courts in a manner which assures maximum possible safety for the public, the Correctional Staff and its population.

  2. The Facility shall provide a holding area for pre-trial and post-trial detainees.

  3. The Facility shall provide punishment of sentenced offenders through the act of incarceration.

  4. The Facility shall provide the opportunity for programs, treatment and interaction that will prepare the person for responsible community living. Among these programs are religious training and worship, education, recreation, work programs, and health services.

  5. The Facility shall be planned, developed, built, and established to meet the requirements of the United States Constitution, Pennsylvania Constitution and relevant Federal and Pennsylvania Statutory and Case Law.

Susquehanna County Prison Patch
 

 Contact Information

 
  • Corrections

    County Correctional Facility
    137 Ellsworth Drive
    Montrose, PA 18801
     
    Telephone: (570) 278-7166
    Fax: (570) 278-7168
     
​You may contact us using our Contact Us form.
 

 Prison Administration

 

Mark Shelp, Warden

Joshua Weller, Deputy Warden

Lisa Holley, Deputy Warden

Christine Harder, Administrative Assistant

 

 Prison Board

 

The Susquehanna County Prison Board consists of the Sheriff, County Commissioners, and the District Attorney:

Lance Benedict, Sheriff

Alan M. Hall, Commissioner

Elizabeth M. Arnold, Commissioner

MaryAnn Warren, Commissioner

Marion O'Malley, District Attorney