Part of Law enforcement

Correctional services

Adult offender and youth services, including community corrections, remand centres, and rules for visiting inmates.


The Correctional Services division oversees adult offenders who receive sentences of less than 2 years and youths. Its branches oversee:

  • adult offenders in correctional facilities
  • offenders sentenced to community sentences
  • youths

The main functions of the division include:

  • overseeing court orders and sentences
  • assessing inmates’ and youths’ needs and risks
  • assisting and encouraging inmates and youths to use programs and services to develop their skillsets
  • ensuring facility operations
  • keeping inmates and youths accountable through custody, supervision and work services


Connect with the Correctional Services division:

Hours: 8:15 am to 4:30 pm (open Monday to Friday, closed statutory holidays)
Phone: 780-427-3440
Toll free: 310-0000 before the phone number (in Alberta)
Fax: 780-427-5905

Correctional Services division
10th Floor, John E. Brownlee Building
10365 97 Street
Edmonton, Alberta  T5J 3W7