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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
Colonial Beach City Jail City Jail Westmoreland County
Coeburn City Jail City Jail Wise County
Clintwood City Jail City Jail Dickenson County
Clifton Forge City Jail City Jail Alleghany County
Mecklenburg Correctional Center State Prison Mecklenburg County
Southampton Men’s Detention Center State Prison Southampton County
White Post Men’s Diversion Center State Prison Clarke County
Harrisonburg Men’s Diversion Center State Prison Rockingham County
Bon Air Juvenile Correctional Center State Prison Chesterfield County
Oak Ridge Juvenile Correctional Center – CLOSED State Prison Chesterfield County
Rustburg Correctional Unit # 9 State Prison Campbell County
Hampton Roads Regional Jail State Prison City of Portsmouth County
Wise Correctional Unit State Prison Wise County
Chesterfield Women’s Diversion Center State Prison Chesterfield County
Hanover Juvenile Correctional Center State Prison Hanover County
Cold Springs Work Center #42 State Prison Augusta County
St. Brides Correctional Center State Prison Independent City County
Hampton Place State Prison Independent City County
Abraxas House State Prison Independent City County
Keen Mountain Correctional Center State Prison Buchanan County
Lunenburg Correctional Center State Prison Lunenburg County
Patrick Henry Correctional Unit # 28 State Prison Henry County
Lawrenceville Correctional Center State Prison Brunswick County
Deerfield Work Center for Women State Prison Southampton County
Red Onion State Prison State Prison Wise County
Farmville Detention Center State Prison Prince Edward County
Appalachian Men’s Detention Center State Prison Russell County
Dillwyn Correctional Center State Prison Buckingham County
Greensville Work Center State Prison Greensville County
Greensville Correctional Center State Prison Greensville County