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OUR MISSION...

The Pennsylvania Department of Corrections operates as one team, embraces diversity, and commits to enhancing public safety. We are proud of our reputation as leaders in the corrections field. Our mission is to reduce criminal behavior by providing individualized treatment and education to offenders, resulting in successful community reintegration through accountability and positive change.
 

What's New...

Click HERE to be taken to our NEW interactive services map
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We have updated the frequently asked questions section of our Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) page.
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We post our news as it happens HERE
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View our agency news releases HERE
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Learn how you can register to receive notifications of major prison emergencies HERE
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