ADCRR In The News

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 (https://youtu.be/phk6nDaXxsY).

September 22, 2020

Fox News 10 AZ AM 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 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gZVk99itxQI).

ADCRR Press Releases

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.

May 28, 2021

In partnership with Centurion, our medical healthcare vendor, we are pleased to announce that more than 25,000 inmates, or 70.4% of the population, are fully vaccinated.  

May 27, 2021

The Arizona Department of Corrections, Rehabilitation and Reentry (ADCRR) is resuming in-person visitation and launching a phased reopening of inmate work programs.

In-person visitations will resume June 19, 2021. Visits will be limited to two adult visitors and one minor child, or three people. The phased reopening also recommences in-person attorney visits, volunteer service activities and the Department’s Second Chance Centers.