Board of Correction Announces Creation of the New York City Task Force on Issues Faced by Transgender, Gender Non-Conforming, Non-Binary, and/or Intersex People in Custody
The Board of Correction establishes and ensures compliance with Minimum Standards regulating conditions of confinement and correctional health and mental health care in all City correctional facilities.
The Board advances improvement and change toward smaller, safer, fairer, and more humane jails.
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Chair Dwayne C. Sampson's Statement and Vision
Second Report and Recommendations on 2022 Deaths in New York City Department of Correction Custody
2021 Suicides and Drug-Related Deaths Report
Board Statement on Recent Suicides in the New York City Jails
Website Accessibility Statements
NYC Correctional Health Services
NYS Department of Corrections and Community Supervision
Legal Aid Society – Prisoner's Rights Projects