Address: 5-7 King Street, Kingston, Jamaica W.I.
Telephone: (876)922-0021-2; (876)967-2781-3
Web Site:

The Department of Correctional Services is comprised of seven (7) Adult Correctional Centres, one (1) Adult Remand Centre, four (4) Juvenile Centres, and seventeen (17) Community Service Offices (Probation Offices) located island wide all under the directorship of the Department’s chief executive officer, the Commissioner of Corrections.

Today, the Department has three (3) core functional areas:
  • Custodial Services (Adults and Juveniles)
  • Rehabilitation
  • Human Resource Management and Community Services.
The Department of Correctional Services (DCS)
Government of Jamaica