The Yuma territorial prison is located in Yuma Arizona.The reason why it's there is actually smart . They put the prison there because if a criminal ever tried to escape it would be almost impossible.How many federal prisons are in Arizona?
Arizona is home to 3 federal prisons and 18 state prisons. Maricopa County has 8 jails, more than any other county in Arizona.What is a Federal Correctional Facility?
Federal correctional institutions. Federal correctional institutions (FCIs) are medium- and low-security facilities, which have strengthened perimeters (often double fences with electronic detection systems), mostly cell-type housing, a wide variety of work and treatment programs, and a higher staff-to-inmate ratio and greater internal controls...