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Tennesseans 16+: Now Eligible for a COVID-19 Vaccine
Visitation has reopen 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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  • Annual Observance

    Committed to serving all victims of crime.

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  • Positions Available

    We have building mainteance and storekeeper openings. Click here for more information.

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

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  • Monday, April 5th

    Beginning 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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  • Transition Program @ Debra Johnson Rehabilitation Center

    Resident released to parole after successful completion of the program.

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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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    • TDOC U.S. Attorney's Investigation

      Tuesday, March 30, 2021 | 12:51pm

      NASHVILLE –The primary mission of the Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC) is to enhance public safety. TDOC is committed to providing rehabilitative programs to individuals who desire to take advantage of these programs and become productive citizens.

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