It is the mission of the Federal Bureau of Prisons to protect society by confining offenders in the controlled environments of prisons and community-based facilities that are safe, humane, cost-efficient, and appropriately secure, and that provide work and other self-improvement opportunities to assist offenders in becoming law-abiding citizens.
The Federal Bureau of Prisons, judged by any standard, is widely and consistently regarded as a model of outstanding public administration, and as the best value provider of efficient, safe and humane correctional services and programs in America.
This vision will be realized when… (Rollover each item below learn more)
The public is safe
Prisons are safe
Inmates successfully reenter society
We are a good steward of public funds
Our staff are exceptional
Our staff are treated equally
Our staff are respected
Our staff are safe
Our staff have superior judgement
Our staff are happy
We are correctional workers first, committed to the highest level of performance.
We embrace diversity and recognize the value and dignity of staff, inmates and the general public.
We demonstrate uncompromising ethical conduct in all our actions
The Bureau is committed to providing:
A safe environment for both staff and inmates
Secure institutions to confine offenders and protect the public
Those skills building programs we can afford, to offer inmates the opportunity to live crime-free lives
Service and stewardship to the public and a continued tradition of excellence
Staff who are ethical, professional, well-trained, and diverse.
California Mailing Address:
8690 Aero Drive, Suite #115 – 224
San Diego, CA 92123
Atlanta Office Address:
510 Plaza Dr. Suite 2230
Atlanta, GA 30349