We are an agency like no other.

We protect public safety by ensuring that federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, cost-efficient, and appropriately secure, and provide reentry programming to ensure their successful return to the community.

195,730 Inmates

Our agency is responsible for the custody and care of federal inmates.

39,951 Employees

We ensure the security of federal prisons and provide inmates with programs and services that model mainstream values.