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About Virginia State Department of Corrections

The largest state agency in Virginia is the Virginia State Department of Corrections. The Virginia State Department of Corrections is an employer to over 12,000 individuals throughout the state.

The Virginia State Department of Corrections oversees parole and probation offices throughout the commonwealth along with operating the state facilities as well.

Did you know that thanks to the Virginia State Department of Corrections that Virginia has received the lowest recidivism in the United States for the third time? Their recidivism is currently at 23.4%.

The reason why the Virginia state recidivism is so low is because the Virginia State Department of Corrections is committed to improving the quality of life of their residents through improving the public safety.

The agency is succeeding in that department because they have some of the best reintegration programs in the country for the adult women and men who are serving time in one of their many facilities.

Basic Information

Virginia Prisons and Jails

Correctional Facility Name
Type
County
Norfolk City Jail City Jail Norfolk City County
Richmond City Justice Center City Jail Richmond County
Roanoke City Jail City Jail Roanoke County