The Western Virginia Regional Jail is situated on a 42 acre site in Salem, Virginia. Cost of building this jail was $94 million. The jail itself is made up of 264,000 sq. feet and contains 605 beds.
SWC integrated 14 Touch Screen Control Stations, Door Control, a Digital Intercom Control System, CCTV, Card Access, UPS, and installed a 76 Station Video Visitation System.
Western Virginia was also the Correctional News Facility of the Month for July/August.