Fitness: A lifestyle change for Tamika Jackson

Published: Monday, September 10, 2018


DCS partners with the HOPE Programme

Published: Thursday, August 30, 2018


Ministry of National Security, We Transform and the Department of Correctional Service stage first Sports Day for Juveniles

Published: Monday, August 27, 2018


Minister of State in the Ministry of National Security Applauds Rehabilitation Efforts At Tower Street Adult Correctional Centre

Published: Monday, May 25, 2018

By His Excellency the Most Honourable Sir PATRICK LINTON ALLEN, Member of the Order of the Nation, Knight Grand Cross of the Most Distinguished Order of Saint Michael and Saint George, Commander of the Order of Distinction, Knight of Grace of the Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of Saint John of Jerusalem, Governor General of Jamaica

What We Do?

During the post-independence years the prison system in Jamaica was composed of three (3) main entities: the Prisons, the Probation Services and the Approved Schools which functioned separately in the implementation and execution of the correctional functions of the Government.

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Education in Prison Programme

One of the strategy being implemented to ensure the rehabilitation of inmates and the reduction of recidivism is the education in prison programme which continues to reap success.