In response to developments with COVID-19, the Mississippi Department of Corrections will continue to take action to protect staff, inmates, and the public. The MDOC is committed to ensuring inmates' rights, safety, and health are safeguarded through this process. The department is in constant communications with the Office of the Governor, the Mississippi Department of Health, the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), and other authorities.
October 21, 2021
Mississippi prisons reopen to visitation
July 27, 2021
MDOC freezes visitation at prisons
March 19, 2021
Mississippi among first to mass vaccinate prisoners
MDOC COVID-19 Update
This link will re-direct you to Governor Tate Reeves' website. View press releases from his office, videos of his press briefings, and the executive orders he has issued, all regarding COVID-19.