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 Community Justice Center held a three-hour workshop with a group of young men at NCYF on September 27, 2019. The workshop focused on hygiene, goal setting...Read more

Seven more amazing teammates were honored with the 2019 Excellence in Leadership award by Nebraska’s Governor Pete Ricketts. Each person honored has shown...Read more

Welcome the newest teammates to NDCS!

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Important Statistics

2,239.00
Admissions During FY2019
5,475.00
Avg. Daily Incarcerated Pop.
2.98
Avg, Length of Stay (in Years)

Most Serious Offense at Admission (FY2019)