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About Pennsylvania Department of Corrections

The Pennsylvania Department of Correction is the largest law enforcement agency within the state. The Pennsylvania Department of Corrections is responsible for the operation of 24 correctional facilities, one motivational boot camp, 14 community based correctional centers, alongside 50 contracted facilities, and a training academy.

The Pennsylvania Department of Corrections employs over 15,000 correctional, probation, and parole officers and is responsible for around 50,000 offenders daily.

Everyone that works for the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections will have to go through the training academy. The training academy is put in place to ensure that everyone working with the offenders know the proper protocol on how to handle certain situations that can protect themselves, the offender, and the communities they serve.

The Pennsylvania Department of Correction is one big team working together daily to improve the public safety of their communities. The Pennsylvania Department of Corrections is accredited by the American Correctional Association.

Basic Information

Types of Correctional Facilities in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Prisons and Jails

Correctional Facility Name
Type
County
Minsec – Chester State Prison Philadelphia County
Hannah House Inc State Prison Philadelphia County
Gaudenzia West Chester State Prison Chester County
Hazelton Treatment Center State Prison Luzerne County
Keystone Corrections Services State Prison Dauphin County
Johnston Community Corrections Center State Prison Cambria County
Keenan House State Prison Lehigh County
Kintock Erie Avenue Facility State Prison Philadelphia County
Liberty Management North State Prison Philadelphia County
Gaudenzia Commonground State Prison Dauphin County
Gateway Braddock State Prison Allegheny County
Gateway Sheffield Towers State Prison Beaver County
Gaudenzia Concept 90 State Prison Dauphin County
Gaudenzia Erie State Prison Erie County
Gaudenzia First Program State Prison Philadelphia County
Gaudenzia Philly House State Prison Philadelphia County
Gaudenzia Siena House State Prison Dauphin County
Alle-Kiski Pavilion State Prison Westmoreland County
Allentown Community Corrections Center State Prison Lehigh County
Atkins House Female State Prison York County
Capitol Pavilion State Prison Dauphin County
Catholic Social Services of Scranton State Prison Lackawanna County
Conewago Place State Prison Dauphin County
Crispus Attucks Youthbuild State Prison York County
Gateway Rehabilitation Center State Prison Erie County
Northampton County Juvenile Justice Center State Prison Northampton County
Shuman Juvenile Detention Center State Prison Allegheny County
Western Pennsylvania Child Care State Prison Butler County
Westmoreland County Regional Youth Center State Prison Westmoreland County
Coleman Center State Prison Philadelphia County