Mississippi  Department of  Corrections

Rick McCarty  

Phil Bryant

Interim Commissioner   





Office of the Commissioner

Office of the Commissioner

Rick McCarty
633 N.State Street
Jackson, MS  39202
(601) 359-5600

The Commissioner of the Mississippi Department of Corrections (MDOC) is appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Mississippi Senate.  Rick McCarty was appointed Interim Commissioner on Nov. 5th, 2014.

There are seven offices that report directly to the Commissioner. 

Division of Institutions

Division of Community Corrections

Division of Administration and Finance

Corrections Investigation Division

Office of Communications

Medical Division

Legal Division