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  • Sign up today for the Fall 2021 Academy

    The deadline to apply is Thursday, August 12, 2021.

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  • Corrections Today

    Commissioner Parkers talks about learning on the job, discovering his calling, and sharing the wisdom of a lifetime in this great article.

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  • June Hometown Hero Sgt. Veronica Hunter

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  • An Inside Look At Life After Incarceration

    TDOC, 4th Purpose, and the Knoxville Chamber hosted a reentry simulation

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    Stay informed about the status of felony offenders in our custody or under our supervision.

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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 Accepting Applications For 10th Citizens’ Academy

      Friday, July 16, 2021 | 02:24pm

      NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC) is now accepting applications for the Middle Tennessee Citizens’ Correctional Academy. The academy is a five-week program designed to give Tennesseans an in-depth look at the state’s largest law enforcement agency. Classes will be held September 7 - October 5, 2021, at various TDOC locations.

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    • RMSI Inmate Death

      Friday, July 16, 2021 | 09:39am

      Nashville – Death row inmate Steven L. Hugueley has passed away of apparent natural causes. Hugueley, 53, was pronounced deceased at Riverbend Maximum Security Institution at 2:35am Friday, July 16.

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