Carl Robinson Correctional Institution
285 Shaker Road,
Enfield , CT 06082
Phone: (860) 763-6200
Fax: (860) 763-6317
Security: Level 3
Warden: Christine Whidden
Deputy: Linda Kendrick
Wardens: William Faneuff
Population as of January 1, 2011:
The Carl Robinson Correctional Institution is a level 3 medium-security facility. It houses sentenced offenders and provides a great emphasis on programming and education.
The Robinson Correctional Institution offers a wide assortment of programming for inmates including intensive in-patient substance abuse treatment and a full menu of educational and vocational programming including culinary arts, machine tooling, small engine repair and community college courses.
The facility participates in the Town of Enfield Adopt A Spot program, provides community service to several towns and assists several municipal and non-profit agencies in printing flyers and related material.
Present staffing: 311.
The facility is named after Carl Robinson, who served as warden of the Somers State Prison from 1972-1983, and was the first African American warden appointed in Connecticut. He also served as superintendent of the Cheshire Reformatory.