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 Are there any offenders whose names do not appear in the Inmate Lookup database maintained by the Department of Correctional Services?
 
 As a state employee, am I required to report corruption to the Office of the State Inspector General?
 
 Can I be notified if an inmate is moved or released from prison?
 
 Can I be punished for filing a complaint with the Office of the State Inspector General?
 
 Does the Office of the State Inspector General make its findings available to the public?
 
 How can I become a probation officer?
 
 How can I contact my local county probation department?
 
 How can I get information about the NYS Sex Offender Registry?
 
 How can I go about qualifying for positions with the Department of Correctional Services?
 
 How can I learn about the size and distribution of the local inmate population in New York State?
 
 How do I find the mailing addresses of jails in New York State?
 
 How do I get in touch with the Office of the State Inspector General?
 
 How do I obtain information on training of local correction officers in New York State?
 
 How does an inmate get Parole in New York State?
 
 How does the Division of Parole supervise high-risk cases like sex offenders?
 
 How does the Division of Parole supervise parolees?
 
 How many state prisons does the Department of Correctional Services operate and where are they located?
 
 Is there any place I can go and obtain copies of the Department of Correctional Services' current public statements?
 
 Is there anyway that I can find out through the Department of Correctional Services who is or has been in prison?
 
 Once I have filed a complaint with the Office of the State Inspector General, what happens?
 
 What are 'minimum standards' for local correctional facilities in New York State?
 
 What can I do if I become aware of possible misconduct by an employee of New York State government, or someone with doing business with New York State?
 
 What does the Division of Parole do to protect Public safety?
 
 What happens when an offender violates his parole?
 
 What inmate research reports exist that have been compiled by the Department of Correctional Services and how can I obtain copies of them?
 
 What is Correctional Industries (Corcraft) within the Department of Correctional Services and what does it do?
 
 What is the Department of Correctional Services and what is its mission?
 
 What is the difference between probation and parole in New York State?
 
 What is the difference between the New York State Commission of Correction and the New York State Department of Correctional Services?
 
 What kinds of jobs does the Department of Correctional Services have?
 
 What types of community corrections programs receive funding from New York State?
 
 Where can I find a list of community corrections programs located in New York State listed by county?
 
 Where can I get information on people who are missing or wanted?
 
 Where can I get statistics representing activities performed by local probation departments?
 
 Where can I obtain the latest developments in correctional case law?
 
 Where do I write to file an official complaint regarding a local probation officer, department or any Division of Probation and Correctional Alternatives funded community corrections program?
 
 Who can access criminal history information?
 
 Who determines if an inmate is obtaining appropriate medical or mental health care while incarcerated in New York State?
 
 Who has correctional oversight in New York State?
 
 Who heads the Department of Correctional Services and what are that person's qualifications?
 
 Who investigates inmate deaths in New York State?
 
 Who investigates unusual or reportable incidents that occur in New York State correctional facilities?
 
 Who is the Board of Parole, and how often do they meet?
 
 Why is information maintained in the Department of Correctional Services' database on offenders who have served their sentences and then been released? Is the information ever removed?
 
 Will my name become public if I file a complaint with the Office of the State Inspector General?
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