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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
Nottoway Correctional Center State Prison Nottoway County
Powhatan Correctional Center State Prison Powhatan County
James River Work Center State Prison County
Southwest Virginia Regional Jail Authority – Tazewell Facility State Prison Tazewell County
Bedford County Detention Center State Prison Bedford County
Buckingham Correctional Center State Prison Buckingham County
Beaumont Juvenile Correctional Center State Prison Powhatan County
Highlands Juvenile Detention State Prison Independent City County
Green Rock Correctional Center State Prison Pittsylvania County
Marion Correctional Treatment Center State Prison Smyth County
River North Correctional Center State Prison Grayson County
Norfolk Juvenile Detention Center State Prison Norfolk City County
Fluvanna Correctional Center State Prison Fluvanna County
Pocahontas State Correctional Center State Prison Pocahontas County
Indian Creek Correctional Center State Prison Northampton County
Reception and Diagnostic Center State Prison Chesterfield County
Virginia Beach Juvenile Detention Center State Prison Princess Anne County
Virginia Correctional Center for Women State Prison Goochland County
Sussex 2 State Prison State Prison Sussex County
Sussex 1 State Prison State Prison Sussex County
Central Virginia Correctional – Female Unit #13 State Prison Chesterfield County
Augusta Correctional Center State Prison Augusta County
Medical College of Virginia State Prison Richmond County
Northern Virginia Juvenile Detention Center State Prison Alexandria City County
Wallens Ridge State Prison State Prison Wise County
FCI Petersburg Low Federal Prison Hopewell city
USP Lee Federal Prison Lee
Clifton forge County Jail County Jail Clifton forge County
Chesapeake County Jail County Jail Chesapeake County
Charles City County Jail County Jail Charles City County