The New York Department of Amendment (DOC) accommodates the consideration, authority, and control of people blamed for wrongdoings or indicted and condemned to one year or less of prison time.
The Department oversees 11 prisoner offices, 8 of which are situated on Rikers Island. Likewise, the Department works two clinic Jail Wards (Bellevue and Elmhurst medical clinics) and court holding offices in every district.
During Monetary Year 2017, the Department dealt with more than 58,000 affirmations and dealt with a normal everyday prisoner populace of around 9,500 people. Our devoted workforce of both formally dressed and non-formally dressed staff individuals speak to the city's BOLDEST.
DOCCS' vision is to upgrade open security by having detained people get back under steady supervision less inclined to return to criminal conduct.