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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
Norritown City Jail City Jail Montgomery County
Indiana City Jail City Jail Indiana County
Kimberton City Jail City Jail Chester County
Frazer City Jail City Jail Chester County
Enola City Jail City Jail Cumberland County
Fairless Hills City Jail City Jail Bucks County
East Pittsburgh City Jail City Jail Allegheny County
East McKeesport City Jail City Jail Allegheny County
East Bangor City Jail City Jail Northampton County
East Berlin City Jail City Jail Adams County
East Brady City Jail City Jail Clarion County
Port Royal City Jail City Jail Juniata County
Port Carbon City Jail City Jail Schuylkill County
Port Allegany City Jail City Jail McKean County
McKeesport City Jail City Jail Allegheny County
Philadelphia Prison System – House of Correction City Jail Philadelphia County
Philadelphia Prison System – Detention Center City Jail Philadelphia County
Philadelphia Industrial Correctional Center (PICC) City Jail Philadelphia County
Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (PJJSC) City Jail Philadelphia County
Philadelphia Prison System – Riverside Correctional Facility (Women) City Jail Philadelphia County
Philadelphia Prison System – Alternative & Special Detention City Jail Philadelphia County
Philadelphia Prison System – Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility City Jail Philadelphia County
West Wyoming City Jail City Jail Luzerne County
West Reading City Jail City Jail Berks County
West Newton City Jail City Jail Westmoreland County
West Pittston City Jail City Jail Luzerne County
West Hazleton City Jail City Jail Luzerne County
West Homestead City Jail City Jail Allegheny County
West Conshohocken City Jail City Jail Montgomery County
West Brownsville City Jail City Jail Washington County