Welcome to the Award Winning

Maine Department of Corrections

ACA Accredited MDOC Facilities


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Upcoming Meetings

  • STATE BOARD OF CORRECTIONS MEETING: November 18, 2014: The BOC is holding its regular monthly meeting at 1:00pm in the Burton Cross Building, Room 220, Insurance & Financial Services Committee Room, 111 Sewall Street, Augusta, ME If the audio broadcast is working, it can be found at: http://www.maine.gov/legis/audio/insurance_cmte.html

Four out of six of our adult facilities and both of our juvenile centers have
passed rigorous American Correctional Association audits with outstanding scores and earned national accreditation
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Our Mission : The mission of the Department of Corrections is to reduce the likelihood that juvenile and adult offenders will re-offend, by providing practices, programs and services which are evidence-based and which hold the offenders accountable.