Department of Corrections

Mission Statement

The Department of Corrections ensures public safety by providing a legal, ethical, moral, safe, and professional correctional system.

Vision Statement

The Department of Corrections will meet future public safety challenges by utilizing a systems thinking approach toward improving the efficacy of correctional operations, fostering continued cooperation among members of the Criminal Justice Community, leveraging available technologies, and implementing best professional practices.

Operational Philosophy

The Department of Corrections is committed to public safety and the continued success of our law enforcement, correctional, judicial, and community partners through excellence, integrity, and innovation.