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About Delaware Department of Correction

The second-largest executive agency within the state of Delaware, but the second-largest law enforcement agency is the Delaware Department of Corrections. The Delaware Department of corrections employs over 2,500 people within the state.

The Delaware Department of Corrections consists of the following:

  • Bureau of Community Corrections
  • The Office of the Commissioner
  • Bureau of Prisons
  • Bureau of Correctional Healthcare Services
  • Bureau of Administrative Services

The Delaware Department of Corrections operates as a unified correctional system. The Delaware Department of Corrections is responsible for correctional institutions and correctional facilities within the state. On an average day, the Delaware Department of Corrections will be responsible for around 7,000 inmates within their facilities or institutions and another 17,000 individuals who are on probation throughout the state.

Within the Delaware Department of Corrections unified correctional system, they have what is known as a five-level facility system where they classify and place inmates into one of these below facilities:

  • Administrative Supervision: Level 1
  • Standard Probation: Level 2
  • Intensive Probation Supervision: Level 3
  • Violation Probation Centers, Home Confinement, Work Release Centers, Residential Drug Treatment: Level 4
  • 24-hour incarceration- Level 5

Basic Information

Types of Correctional Facilities in Delaware

Delaware Prisons and Jails

Correctional Facility Name
Type
County
Wilmington City Jail City Jail New Castle County
Seaford City Jail City Jail Sussex County
Rehoboth Beach City Jail City Jail Sussex County
Newark City Jail City Jail New Castle County
New Castle City Jail City Jail New Castle County
Dover City Jail City Jail Kent County
Dewey Beach City Jail City Jail Sussex County
Delmar City Jail City Jail Sussex County
Webb Community Corrections Center – CLOSED State Prison New Castle County
Plummer Community Corrections Center State Prison New Castle County
Hazel D. Plant Women’s Treatment Facility State Prison New Castle County
Baylor Women’s Correctional Facility State Prison New Castle County
Morris Community Corrections Center State Prison Kent County
Howard R. Young Correctional Institution State Prison New Castle County
James T. Vaughn Correctional Center State Prison New Castle County
John L. Webb Correctional Facility State Prison New Castle County
Delaware Young Criminal Offenders Program State Prison New Castle County
Women’s Work Release Treatment Center State Prison New Castle County
Sussex Community Corrections Center State Prison Sussex County
Sussex Boot Camp State Prison Sussex County
Sussex Correctional Institution State Prison Sussex County
Central Violation of Probation Center State Prison New Castle County
New Castle County Jail County Jail New Castle County
Sussex County Jail County Jail Sussex County
Kent County Jail County Jail Kent County
Lewes Jail City Jail Sussex County
Milford Jail City Jail Kent County
Millsboro Jail City Jail Sussex County
Milton Jail City Jail Sussex County
Selbyville Jail City Jail Sussex County