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

It’s a packed house at the NDCS Awards Ceremony! #Congratulations to our amazing correctional officers and teammates for going above and beyond the call of...Read more

Families and close friends gathered at the Nebraska State Penitentiary on April 12th and April 19th, 2019 to strengthen bonds and spend quality time with...Read more

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (19-26)

CONTACT Laura Strimple, Chief of Staff

OFFICE 402-479-5713 | laura.strimple@nebraska.gov

May 19...Read more

Important Statistics

2,140.00
Admissions During FY2018
5,366.00
Avg. Daily Incarcerated Pop.
3.01
Avg, Length of Stay (in Years)

Most Serious Offense at Admission (FY2018)