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A Place for Everyone

On our team, there's a place for everyone. And now more than ever before, the State of Missouri is demonstrating continued commitment to investing in corrections staff. Join the family at doc.mo.gov/jobs.

Algoa Correctional Center Functional Unit Manager Maria Lowrance, a native of Donetsk, Ukraine, is one of many international teammates in the corrections family. Watch the video »

Improving Lives for Safer Communities

In the Missouri Department of Corrections, we foster public safety, health and wellness. We support victims and give back to people in need. We facilitate treatment, education and job training to equip justice-involved Missourians with the skills they need to contribute to the state’s communities, inside and outside our walls. About 96 percent of people who enter prison return to Missouri cities and towns. We want to make sure they're good neighbors.


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