Tabor Correctional Institution

Mailing and Street Address: 4600 Swamp Fox Highway West, Tabor City, NC  28463
Phone: 910-653-6413 
County: Columbus
Offender capacity: 1,752
Facility type: Male - Close, Medium and Minimum Custody

Tabor Correctional Institution houses both close, medium and minimum custody offenders.

The original portion of the prison is a 1,000-cell close-custody facility. Later additions included a 504-bed medium-custody unit and a 252-bed minimum-custody unit. 

Inmates can work in the Correction Enterprises sewing plant which employs up to 200 workers in a commercial uniform manufacturing plant.

Jamie Bullard

Jamie Bullard


Programs and Activities

Correction Enterprises

  • Tabor Sewing Plant


  • Adult Basic Education / GED
  • Computer skills / keyboarding
  • Food service technology
  • Commercial cleaning
  • Office science education

Work programs

  • Laundry
  • Food services
  • Janitorial services
  • Barbers
  • Clerks
  • Canteen operators

Religious activities

  • Group studies
  • Worship services