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 nine 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.

 
"NDCS has a national reputation for being innovative and focused on reentry and rehabilitation.”
Rob Jeffreys
Director

NDCS NEWS

Yesterday was a big day for Class 824, as today their careers across the state begin. Congratulations and welcome to NDCS! #KeepPeopleSafe #applyforajob #...Read more

Today at the Staff Training Academy we welcomed the newest NDCS teammates. After six weeks of pre-service training, this group has created strong bonds and...Read more

Huge shoutout to the medical teams at Work Ethic Camp and the Nebraska State Penitentiary! They go above and beyond to ensure exceptional patient care and...Read more

Important Statistics

2,132.00
Admissions During FY2023
5,880.00
Avg. Daily Incarcerated Pop.
3.55
Avg, Length of Stay (in Years)

Most Serious Offense at Admission (FY2024)