• Massachusetts Department of Correction Home

  • DOC Facilities

    This listing only includes state correctional facilities and does not include county facilities.

  • Recruitment

    The Massachusetts Department of Correction is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, Minorities, Vietnam Era Veteran and persons with a disability are encouraged to apply.

  • Research Data

    Research & Planning Division

    Welcome to the Massachusetts Department of Correction Research Data Website. The Department of Correction produces many research reports concerning the inmate population and other aspects of the operations of the Department. Full versions of each research report may be viewed, downloaded, and/or requested through this website. Categories covered include:

    During the Mass.gov transition we will not be updating documents on our classic site. Please contact the Research Division for assistance at (Research@massmail.state.ma.us). Thank you for your patience.

  • Reentry & Reintegration

  • Offender Programs

  • Internship Program

    The Massachusetts Department of Correction Internship Program offers college students opportunities to experience working in the corrections field. This program will provide participants with a comprehensive hand's on experience of the Department's policies, procedures, and practices. Students who are interested in the Internship Program must submit an application for each specific track. All Internship opportunities will be posted on the Department of Correction website. All applications that are received by the posting end date will be reviewed and candidates will be notified if selected.

    Open Application Cycle- Submit your Internship forms within these dates. Deadlines For the Year are as follows.

    Spring Semester:     September 1st to November 30th.
    Summer Semester:  February 1st to April 15th.
    Fall Semester:         May 1st to July 30th


  • Domestic Violence

  • Family and Friends of Inmates

  • DOC Policies

  • DOC Most Wanted

  • Victim Services