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  • ATTN Victims of Crime!

    TDOC has a new victim notification system. All victims must re-register through VINE to continue to receive updates. Register today!

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  • TCIX Work Release Program

    A program that offers offenders a community-based job to assist in their transition from incarceration back into society.

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  • Earning A College Degree In Prison

    Parnership launched to increase the chances of leading a successful life upon release.

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  • How One Nonprofit Is Changing The Purpose Of Prison

    Through Persevere, offenders at West Tennessee State Penientiary are learning skills needed to obtain jobs after release in the technology industry.

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  • Positions Available

    Join us to begin a new career in criminal justice. We have new bonuses available.

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  • FOIL - Offender Search Now Available At MyTN

    Download the App and Click on Public Safety to Access Felony Offender Information

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  • TDOC Recruitment & $5,000 Sign On Bonus

    Airing on local stations across the state of Tennessee.

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    We are looking for businesses to provide employment for offenders currently released under our supervision.

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  • Protect Yourself, Your Coworkers, Your Family, and Your Community

    Six Reasons To Get A COVID-19 Vaccine

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    • TDOC Calls For Volunteers In Nashville

      Tuesday, September 07, 2021 | 02:02pm

      NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC) is hosting a Volunteer Fair on Saturday, September 25, 2021 from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at the Nashville Day Reporting & Community Resource Center (DRC/CRC) in Madison.

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    • TDOC Offers Electricians Certification At NWCX

      Tuesday, August 24, 2021 | 11:13am

      TIPTONVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC) is addressing a nationwide labor shortage by offering a unique certification program to men at the Northwest Correctional Complex. The new electrical vocational program is aimed at providing access to career opportunities for offenders upon their release from prison.

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