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Updated on: April 22, 2020

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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
Mercer State Correctional Institution State Prison Mercer County
Albion State Correctional Institution State Prison Erie County
Montgomery County Youth Detention Center State Prison Montgomery County
York County Youth Development Center State Prison York County
York Community Corrections Center State Prison York County
Graterford State Prison State Prison Montgomery County
Rockview State Correctional Institution State Prison Centre County
Diagnostic & Rehabilitation Center State Prison Philadelphia County
Camp Hill State Prison State Prison Cumberland County
Lancaster County Youth Intervention Center State Prison Lancaster County
Muncy State Prison State Prison Lycoming County
Central Counties Youth Center State Prison Centre County
State Correctional Institution – SCI Houtzdale PA State Prison Clearfield County
FCI Schuylkill Federal Prison Schuylkill
FDC Philadelphia Federal Prison Philadelphia
CI Moshannon Valley Federal Prison Clearfield
FCI Loretto Federal Prison Cambria
FCI McKean Federal Prison Mckean
USP Lewisburg Federal Prison Union
USP Canaan Federal Prison Wayne
FCI Allenwood Medium Federal Prison Union
USP Allenwood Federal Prison Union
FCI Allenwood Low Federal Prison Union
Bellefonte County Jail County Jail Bellefonte County
Northumberland County Prison County Jail Northumberland County
Montour County Prison County Jail Montour County
Elk County Prison County Jail Elk County
Forest County Jail County Jail Forest County
Juaniata County Prison County Jail Juniata County
Snyder County Prison County Jail Snyder County