The Stutsman County Correctional Center (SCCC) opened in 1986 with an initial capacity of 44 inmates. After several adjustments and the addition of double bunking, the facility has a capacity of 96 inmates. The Correctional Center is a Class One Jail and houses sentenced and non-sentenced adult men and women. The SCCC also contracts with the Federal Government and surrounding counties for housing. It manages an Attendant Care / Safe Bed program providing at-risk youth short-term housing. The Correctional Center has 28 employees, and operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.