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

Diagnostic and Evaluation Center (DEC) team members held their annual Soup-er Bowl on Feb. 2. Team members were invited to bring in their best soup so others...Read more

Governor Pete Ricketts spent last Thursday talking to team members throughout the Tecumseh State Correctional Institution (TSCI). His interest was in...Read more

IN THE SPOTLIGHT: Corporal Kimberly Sadowski performs at pat search at the Lincoln Correctional Center (LCC). Sadowski has been with the Nebraska Department...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)