22385 McGirt’s Bridge Rd.
Laurinburg, NC 28353
Fax: (910) 844-3786
Scotland Correctional Institution is a 1,000 cell, high security prison facility located near the Laurinburg-Maxton airport in Laurinburg, NC. It opened in September 2003. A 504 bed medium security addition is scheduled for completion in July 2010 and a 252 bed minimum security unit is scheduled for completion in Sept 2010.
The prison employs 403 people including correctional officers, administrative, food service, medical, dental and maintenance staff.
It has a standard operating capacity of 864 inmates, with 128 segregation cells and 8 health care beds.
Visitation is by appointment only in accordance with the schedule below:
Monday & Tuesday – Non-Contact Visiting
Wednesday thru Thursday – Contact Visiting
Special Visits – must be approved by Superintendent or Asst. Superintendent
From Raleigh –
Take U.S. 1 to Southern Pines. Take U.S. 15-501 south toward Laurinburg. Go approximately 25 miles. Turn left on Old Wire Road. Go to stop sign and turn right. Go to next cross roads, which is Airbase Road and turn left. Go approximately 5 ½ miles to McGirts Bridge Road and turn right. The prison is on the right.
From Fayetteville –
Take 401 south toward Laurinburg. Go through Wagram. About 1 mile past Wagram, turn left on Airbase Road. Go approximately 5 ½ miles to McGirts Bridge Road. Turn right. The prison is on the right.
From Lumberton –
Take U.S 74 toward Laurinburg/Maxton. Take U.S. 401 towards Fayetteville. Go approximately 3 miles and turn right on Highland Road. Go approximately 2 miles and turn left on McGirts Bridge Road. Go approximately 5 miles. The prison is on the left before you get to stop sign.
From Rockingham –
Take U.S. 74 east to Laurinburg. Take 401 north approximately 3 miles to Highland Road and turn right. Go approximately 2 miles to McGirts Bridge Road and turn left. Go approximately 5 miles. The prison is on the left.