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

Individuals at the Work Ethic Camp (WEC) recently began freshening up designated areas throughout the facility. They've done work on the dining hall and...Read more

This month Tecumseh State Correctional Institution (TSCI) is celebrating the one year anniversary of their K9 program. Congratulations!Read more

Pre-Service class 1218 graduated from the Staff Training Academy (STA) on October 16. Congratulations!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)