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    Help us make Tennessee a safer place. Volunteer at a prison, community supervision officer or day reporting center.

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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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  • FOIL - Offender Search Now Available At MyTN

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

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  • APPLY HERE!

    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 Launches Annual Halloween Operation Aimed At Sex Offenders

      Wednesday, October 13, 2021 | 10:53am

      STATEWIDE – Earlier this month, the Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC) launched “Operation Blackout”, an annual statewide operation to ensure sex offenders on TDOC’s caseload are complying with the conditions of their supervision, as well as special conditions put in place surrounding the Halloween holiday.

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    • TDOC Expands Comprehensive Suicide Prevention Program

      Monday, October 11, 2021 | 09:38am

      NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC) has added a Suicide Prevention Hotline, allowing family members of inmates to notify TDOC if they suspect their incarcerated loved one is experiencing suicidal thoughts or behaviors.

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    • TDOC Expands Comprehensive Suicide Prevention Program

      Friday, October 08, 2021 | 12:46pm

      NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC) has added a Suicide Prevention Hotline, allowing family members of inmates to notify TDOC if they suspect their incarcerated loved one is experiencing suicidal thoughts or behaviors.

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