The Kansas Department of Corrections[1] is a cabinet-level agency of Kansas that operates the state's correctional facilities, both juvenile and adult; the state's parole system; and the state's Prisoner Review Board. It is headquartered in Topeka.[2]

Kansas Department of Corrections
KDOC
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Agency overview
Employees3,549
Jurisdictional structure
Operations jurisdictionKansas, USA
Kansas Department of Corrections is located in Kansas
El Dorado
El Dorado
Hutchinson
Hutchinson
Lansing
Lansing
Leavenworth
Leavenworth
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Topeka
Topeka
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Map of Kansas Department of Corrections's jurisdiction.
General nature
HeadquartersTopeka, Kansas

Agency executive
Website
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Correctional facilitiesEdit

The Kansas Department of Corrections operates eight adult correctional facility sites, three satellite correctional facility sites and one juvenile correctional facility.[3]

Community & Field ServicesEdit

The community and field services division[5] has two units - parole[6] and community corrections.[7]

Victim ServicesEdit

The Office of Victim Services (OVS)[8] provides confidential support and information to victims, survivors, and witnesses if the offender in the crime was sentenced to incarceration in the Kansas Department of Corrections. Services provided include victim notification,[9] safety planning,[10] victim restitution,[11] parole comment session advocacy, Victim/Offender Dialogue (VOD) program,[12] facility tours, and apology letters.[13]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Home Page, Kansas Department of Corrections Archived 2009-11-28 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ Contacts, KDOC.
  3. ^ "Facilities Management — Kansas Department of Corrections". www.doc.ks.gov. Retrieved 22 May 2019.
  4. ^ "Admission RDU." Kansas Department of Corrections. Retrieved on December 6, 2915.
  5. ^ "Community & Field Services — Kansas Department of Corrections". www.doc.ks.gov. Retrieved 22 May 2019.
  6. ^ "Parole Services — Kansas Department of Corrections". www.doc.ks.gov. Retrieved 22 May 2019.
  7. ^ "Community Corrections — Kansas Department of Corrections". www.doc.ks.gov. Retrieved 22 May 2019.
  8. ^ "Office of Victim Services — Kansas Department of Corrections". www.doc.ks.gov. Retrieved 22 May 2019.
  9. ^ "Notification Program — Kansas Department of Corrections". www.doc.ks.gov. Retrieved 22 May 2019.
  10. ^ "Safety Planning — Kansas Department of Corrections". www.doc.ks.gov. Retrieved 22 May 2019.
  11. ^ "Financial Restitution and Compensation — Kansas Department of Corrections". www.doc.ks.gov. Retrieved 22 May 2019.
  12. ^ "Victim/Offender Dialogue Program — Kansas Department of Corrections". www.doc.ks.gov. Retrieved 22 May 2019.
  13. ^ "Apology Letters — Kansas Department of Corrections". www.doc.ks.gov. Retrieved 22 May 2019.

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