1. SILVER COLOUR:
It symbolizes Correctional Officer’s shining example to offenders as their role models in terms of neatness, professional ethics, respect for human rights and the rule of law.
2. CROSSED KEYS:
Symbols of the great legal responsibility ENTRUSTED to the Namibian Correctional Service to ensure safe custody of offenders and successful social reintegration. The key on the left represents incarceration, while the key on the right represents gradual and controlled release of offenders.
3. OPEN BOOK:
It symbolizes laws which govern the Namibian Correctional Service and the effective treatment programmes offered to offenders in order to facilitate successful return to society.
Forms the outer left and right part of the badge and joins at the bottom, symbolizes the harmony, diligence and commitment in the quest for success in all Namibian Correctional Service activities.
5. The words "NAMIBIAN CORRECTIONAL SERVICE":
Give identity to the badge and calls on every Correctional Officer to take pride in the Service