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Corrections System

Victim/Witness advocates can assist you within any area of the correctional process (i.e., probation, prison, parole). Specifically, this may include, but is not limited to, information/advocacy regarding the offender's;

  • probation status
    probation officer name/#;
    restitution paid or owed;
    community service placement (agency), offender attitude, hours completed vs. total;
    victim impact statement as part of Pre-Sentence Investigation report.
  • prison status
    inmate facility/placement;
    conduct in prison - disciplinary problems, counseling, education initiatives, etc.;
    notification procedures regarding inmate's release.
  • parole status
    parole officer name/phone #;
    parole eligibility and/or hearing date;
    written victim impact statement and submission date;
    oral statement to parole board;
    notification procedures regarding above.

For further information, assistance, notification procedures and forms regarding probation, prison and/or parole, contact the Victim/Witness staff at (716) 858-4640.