Kentucky State Penitentiary

Mission:

To protect the citizens of the Commonwealth and to provide a safe, secure and humane environment for staff and offenders in carrying out the mandates of the legislative and judicial processes; and, to provide opportunities for offenders to acquire skills which facilitate non-criminal behavior.

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Kentucky State Penitentiary

 

Image of KSP Entrance around 1900

 

Image of KSP  Befor Lake Barkley

Image of KSP Front View 1920

Image of Original construction of KSP 1884