ADCRR In The News

July 8, 2021

Check out the newest "In the Know" News Brief, highlighting the latest news from ADCRR.

March 31, 2021

Check out the ADCRR “In the Know” video news brief, where we will be sharing some of the latest updates from across the Department. Watch the first video here.

December 10, 2020

The Mike Broomhead show on KTAR recently hosted an interview with Director David Shinn from The Arizona Department of Corrections, Rehabilitation & Reentry. The interview can be heard here or by going directly to the YouTube link (

ADCRR Press Releases

July 9, 2021

(PHOENIX) — The Arizona Department of Corrections, Rehabilitation and Reentry (ADCRR) has resumed all Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) work programs as part of its Phase II reopening which began earlier this week.  ADCRR’s Maricopa and Pima Reentry Centers have also reopened along with in-person immigration hearings at all facilities.  

July 6, 2021

(PHOENIX)— Arizona’s budget for Fiscal Year 2022 that includes significant investments in public safety has been signed by Governor Doug Ducey. 

June 4, 2021

Nearly 26,000 inmates, or 71.37% of the population, are fully vaccinated.  The Arizona Department of Corrections, Rehabilitation and Reentry (ADCRR) continues to offer COVID-19 vaccines to inmates at its state as well as private prison facilities. The Department has received 44,880 doses thus far from the Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS) and has administered a total of 44,452 first and second dose vaccines at our ten state prison complexes to date. The private prisons have administered a total of 10,357 vaccines to date.