The Departmental Mission


Enhance public safety by having incarcerated persons return home under supportive supervision less likely to revert to criminal behavior.

Mission Statement

To improve public safety by providing a continuity of appropriate treatment services in safe and secure facilities where offenders’ needs are addressed and they are prepared for release, followed by supportive services under community supervision to facilitate a successful completion of their sentence.




View the fact sheet related to the recent merger of Department of Correctional Services and Division of Parole.