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Tennesseans 16+: Now Eligible for a COVID-19 Vaccine
Visitation has reopened at all prisons effective April 10th by appointment only. Click here for the news release, guidelines, contact information, and a vaccination option.
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  • Reentry Week

    Jen Shipley shared her story with News Channel 11 about the challenges of reetry she faced on her road to success.

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

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  • Effective Monday, April 5th

    All Tennessee adults are now eligible for the COVID vaccine.

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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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  • COVID-19 Vaccine

    Hears responses for why incarcerated offenders are getting vaccinated.

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    • TDOC Resumes Volunteer Services

      Monday, April 26, 2021 | 07:52pm

      NASHVILLE – Recognizing the essential role volunteers play in an individual’s successful return from incarceration, the Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC) will resume volunteer services at all facilities and Day Reporting Centers beginning May 1, 2021.

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    • TDOC Offers $10K In Hiring Incentives

      Wednesday, April 21, 2021 | 09:03am

      NASHVILLE - In an effort to attract and retain correctional officers, the Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC) will begin offering additional incentives to those interested in a career in public safety. Effective April 21, 2021, all newly hired correctional officer applicants will receive a $5,000 sign-on bonus, payable over an 18-month period.

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    • TDOC Resumes Visitation

      Friday, April 02, 2021 | 05:44pm

      NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC) will resume visitation for inmates at all facilities beginning next weekend. A modified visitation schedule will be implemented on Saturday, April 10.

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