The Nebraska Department of Correctional Services

The Nebraska Department of Correctional Services

The Nebraska Department of Correctional Services’ (NDCS) mission is:  'Keep people safe.'

The agency operates 10 prisons in five communities in Nebraska.

It is the second largest state agency and employs approximately 2,300 team members in more than 200 different job classifications.

 
“We are in the business of providing people opportunities to change for the better.”
Scott R. Frakes
Director

NDCS NEWS

Congratulations to the Nebraska Department of Corrections (NDCS) newest Crisis Intervention Conflict Resolution Instructors (CICR). They completed four and a...Read more

Team Members at Work Ethic Camp (WEC) held a Survival of the Fittest workout competition. Twenty incarcerated men participated in a variety of physical...Read more

Nebraska State Penitentiary (NSP) had 16 incarcerated individuals graduate from the Residential Treatment Community (RTC) on November 30, 2018....Read more

Important Statistics

2,316.00
Admissions During FY2017
5,342.76
Avg. Daily Incarcerated Pop.
2.66
Avg, Length of Stay (in Years)

Most Serious Offense at Admission (FY2017)