The State Board of Corrections

Purpose of the board.
The purpose of the board is to promote public safety, establish a unified, efficient jail system that encourages collaboration among the counties, the department and the judical branch, and develop and implement a coordinated correctional system that demonstrates sound fiscal management, achieves efficiencies, reduces recidivism and ensures the safety and security of correctional staff, inmates, visitors, volunteers and surrounding communities.

STATE BOARD OF CORRECTIONS MEETING: October 21, 2014: The BOC is holding its regular monthly meeting at 1:00pm in the MDOC Board Room, located in the Tyson Building, in Augusta, ME. If the audio broadcast is working, it can be found at:

CORRECTIONS WORKING GROUP MEETING: October 9, 2014, at 1:00 p.m. Location: MDOC Board Conference Room, 25 Tyson Drive, Tyson Building-3rd Floor, Augusta, ME

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