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

This spring the 25th Crisis Negotiation Team (CNT) Basic Academy was held. It was an intense journey of classroom sessions, case studies, skill honing, and...Read more

Introducing the newest NDCS teammates — Class 524! It’s officially graduation day, a day to celebrate their hard work these past six weeks. Congratulations on...Read more

Our NDCS Honor Guard attended the Nebraska Law Enforcement Memorial Service today in Grand Island to honor the ultimate sacrifice of those in law enforcement...Read more

Important Statistics

1,939.00
Admissions During FY2023
5,628.01
Avg. Daily Incarcerated Pop.
3.47
Avg, Length of Stay (in Years)

Most Serious Offense at Admission (FY2023)