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The Tower Street Adult Correctional Centre (aka- GP) is an all-male penal institution which is situated on Tower Street in Kingston, Jamaica. The institution falls within the remit of the Department of Correctional Services (Hereinafter referred to as the DCS) which itself is an arm of Jamaica’s Ministry of National Security.
The Tower Street Adult Correctional Centre (Hereinafter referred to as (T.S.A.C.C) is a pre-colonial construct which at the time of its creation was slated to house  inmates, but over time for a variety of reasons has doubled its capacity. There are  main wings which houses Inmates and other buildings to include a hospital kitchen and administrative offices. The institution which was built in the mid 1800’s has a capacity of 800 inmates but presently accommodates 1638 Inmates. The inmate population was at one time 1800.