Corrections and probation

  • The correctional facilities of the Northwest Territories are managed by the Corrections Service and provide safe and secure custody for territorial and federal offenders. There…
  • Get paid to train for a career as a Corrections Officer.
  • The Fort Smith Correction Complex (FSCC), managed by the Corrections Service, is located in Fort Smith and has separate units for adult male and adult…
  • The North Slave Correctional Complex (NSCC), managed by the Corrections Service, is located in Yellowknife and is comprised of two separate units - Adult Male…
  • The North Slave Young Offender Unit is part of the North Slave Correctional Complex, managed by the Corrections Service. Located in Yellowknife, they provide custody…
  • Probation services works closely with corrections to ensure that offenders abide by the terms of their release.
  • The South Mackenzie Correctional Centre (SMCC), managed by the Corrections Service, is located in Hay River and provides custody and supervision for adult male offenders.…
  • The Victim Notification Program allows victims to apply to receive information about an offender serving a territorial sentence convicted of a crime against them. This…
  • As part of ongoing correctional programming in the NWT, the Corrections Service supports the use of traditional on-the-land programs for inmates. Wilderness camps have always…
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