Due to a reduction in staffing, inmate visitation will be canceled at the Nebraska State Penitentiary on Sunday, October 13, 2019. Thank you.

In Case You Missed It!

In Case You Missed It!

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Who are you rooting for this weekend? Our teammates are geared up. #gameday #huskers #gobigred #footballRead more

October is Operational Excellence Month. Pictured is the NCDS Process Improvement team consisting of Taylor Jones, Eric Kasik, Eric Spry and Inna Karpyuk. They are currently working on multiple projects to create engagement, add value and give people a voice by using Lean Six Sigma methodology and customer focused efforts to bring about positive change. #COEMonthRead more

The garden at the Work Ethic Camp in McCook, NE, has had a bountiful harvest this year. Corporal Deb Swanson, with the help of 3 incarcerated men, planted a wide variety of produce including corn, cucumber, zucchini, tomatoes, watermelon, pumpkins, potatoes, carrots, onion, chives and rhubarb. The produce gets put to use in the kitchen for special recipes like fried zucchini, cucumber salad and rhubarb crisp.Read more

The Foto Sisters provided an enjoyable and uplifting concert to the female population at CCC-L on Friday, September 27. Approximately 30 women attended the event in the men’s dining room. Jarell Roach was the MC for the evening and provided demonstrations about support systems and healthy relationships, as well as praying with those in attendance.Read more

For more than four decades, Warden Charlie West has been an instrumental part of the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services (NDCS). Today, he retires.

West started his career out as a correctional officer in 1977. That’s the same year of the New York City blackout and the year Elvis Presley died. The average cost of a new house was $49,300 and a gallon of Gas was 65 cents. It was a different time then, but one full of endless possibilities for West.

“Looking back on my 42 years here at NDCS, it’s been good,” said West. “I’ve seen a lot of good changes, especially with programming for the incarcerated...Read more

Congratulations to Pre-Service Class 1119 who graduated from the NDCS Staff Training Academy this week!Read more

There are two opportunities this month to support the NDCS Honor Guard.

On Saturday, October 5th, there will be a pancake feed at Applebee’s on 40th and Old Cheney from 8 AM - 10 AM! The Husker game starts at 3 PM, so plenty of time to come have breakfast with us! Tickets are $8 each! You can get them from any Honor Guard team member or buy them at the door!

On Sunday October 20th there will be a Golf Scramble at the Highlands Golf Course in Lincoln. Shotgun starts at 2 PM. $70 a person which includes green fees, cart, and a meal! Please register your team before Thursday, October 10th!

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Lincoln Correctional Center's Corporal Card and Case Manager Sherwood are the two lucky contestants who were selected by their teammates to Raise It To Shave It in an effort to raise money for Nebraska's United Way.

Corporal Card says he's had his beard for two and a half years now.

Case Manager Sherwood's has had his beard for four years!

Both say the fundraiser was a fun, exciting and yet anxious event for them as they said goodbye to their facial hair for a good cause.

Both men say they love beards and plan on growing them back starting tomorrow!

Thank you LCC!

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