Mission Statement


The Nevada Department of Corrections will improve public safety by ensuring a safe and humane environment that incorporates proven rehabilitation initiatives that prepare individuals for successful reintegration into our communities.


    Reduce victimization and recidivism by providing offenders with incentive for self-improvement and the tools to effect change.


      We will pursue our mission with integrity, act in a professional and ethical manner, be responsible for our actions, and raise the department to the highest standards.


        Operate the Department according to Best Practices.

        Ensure the best use of Department Resources.

        Educate stakeholders and customers.

        Improve communication.