ADC Mission, Vision, Core Values and Goals
The Mission of the Arkansas Department of Correction is to provide public safety by carrying out the mandate of the courts; provide a safe, humane environment for staff and inmates; strengthen the work ethic through teaching of good habits; and provide opportunities for staff and inmates to improve spiritually, mentally, and physically.
The Vision of the Arkansas Department of Correction is to be an honorable and professional organization through ethical and innovative leadership at all levels, providing cost-efficient, superior correctional services that return productive people to the community.
- Public Service
|First Agency Goal||To maintain cost-efficient care and custody of all inmates|
|Second Agency Goal||To provide appropriate facilities for inmates sentenced by the courts|
|Third Agency Goal||To provide constructive correctional opportunities that will help inmates successfully return to their communities|
|Fourth Agency Goal||To optimize inmate assignments in work programs|
|Fifth Agency Goal||To attract and retain quality staff|
|Sixth Agency Goal||Transparency|