Department of Corrections

Department of Corrections seal

301 North Lamar St.
Jackson, MS 39201

(601) 359-5600

The mission of the Mississippi Department of Corrections is to enhance public safety by providing secure facilities and effective post-release supervision for offenders and ensuring a safe and professional work environment for staff while bringing accountability, innovation, and fiscal responsibility to the citizens of Mississippi. The support and safety of the public is paramount to the success of the agency’s mission.