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 150 different job classifications.

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

NDCS NEWS

The University of Nebraska at Kearney signature blue is prominently featured in the university's student dining space thanks to the expertise of the CSI Chair...Read more

Congratulations to the newest NDCS teammates! Class 1721 graduated from the Staff Training Academy yesterday. Welcome! #KeepPeopleSafe #MakeADifferenceRead more

Maintenance Specialist Brian Agena is known at the Tecumseh State Correctional Institution (TSCI) as an excellent role model. His supervisors and co-workers...Read more

Important Statistics

1,953.00
Admissions During FY2021
5,322.00
Avg. Daily Incarcerated Pop.
2.98
Avg, Length of Stay (in Years)

Most Serious Offense at Admission (FY2021)