• Positions Available

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

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  • Learn more about how offenders are receiving job training thru a wood flooring plant, raising cattle, and computer coding.

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  • FOIL - Offender Search Is Available On The MyTN App

    Enhancements have been made to make FOIL more mobie friendly. Download the MyTN app.

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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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  • Submit A Nomination Today!

    Nominate a TDOC individual or team for the TDOC B.A.D.G.E. Award

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  • We need you!

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

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  • Hamilton County One-Stop Re-Entry Shop

    Sara Hodges speaks with Local News 3 about the resources available for ex-offenders looking for employment.

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  • News Story: Responder Shortage

    Lt. Daniel Petrey and DD Monicia Kennedy speak with Nickelle Smith about department vacancies.

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    • TDOC Staff Give Back To Their Communities

      Wednesday, November 23, 2022 | 11:19am

      NASHVILLE – Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC) staff from across middle Tennessee visited several non-profit organizations from Tullahoma to Nashville this month to give back to the communities where they live and serve.

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    • 20th Annual Tennessee Season to Remember to be held Dec. 1

      Tuesday, November 22, 2022 | 08:19am

      NASHVILLE – For the last two decades, state and local public safety officials, along with families of homicide victims, have gathered to honor and remember victims and survivors of homicide during the holiday season. This year will mark the state’s 20th annual “Tennessee Season to Remember”, which will be held 5:30 p.m. (CST) on Thursday, December 1 at First Baptist Church in downtown Nashville. The ceremony will be conducted in person for the first time in three years following the pandemic and will also be livestreamed from First Baptist Church (108 7th Avenue S. Nashville, TN 37203) on their YouTube page: https://www.youtube.com/firstbaptistchurchnashville.

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    • TDOC Holds Reentry Event

      Wednesday, November 02, 2022 | 03:45pm

      TIPTONVILLE – More than one hundred men incarcerated at the Northwest Correctional Complex (NWCX) are preparing for their release from prison by learning what it takes to remain crime-free.

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