The Tennessee Department of Correction would like to share our 1st issue of The Mission. This quarterly magazine highlights the great things the department is doing throughout the state of Tennessee.
We are proud of our staff and the great accomplishments we are making as a team. Click on the magazine to read more about TDOC.
As a part of our ongoing effort to support Governor Bill Haslam's Healthier Tennessee Initiative, the Tennessee Department of Correction will hold its 2nd Annual 5K Walk/Run on Saturday, May 16, 2015. The event will take place at the historic Tennessee State Penitentiary giving participants a rare, up-close look a this Tennessee landmark.
Registration is open to the public with a fee of $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under. All proceeds go directly to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee. The registration fee is due at packet pickup.
Immediately following the 5K, participants can enjoy family friendly activities.
Save yourself time of the day of the race! Pre-register online here and pick up your packet the day before!
Friday, May 15, 2015
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. - Packet Pickup for Pre-Registered Participants
Saturday, May 16, 2015
7:15 a.m. - Day of Registration & Packet Pickup
8:30 a.m. - 5K Begins
All events, including Friday packet pickup, will be held at the
Tennessee State Penitentiary
100 Bomar Boulevard
Nashville, Tennessee 37219
On Friday, December 5th, Commissioner Schofield delivered the TDOC budget presentation to Governor Haslam. This proposal includes a portion of the TDOC long-term strategic vision that involves the proposed closing of Charles Bass Correctional Complex. For additional information, click here.
Use caution when responding to phone calls from anyone claiming to be able to assist with early release from prison. For additional information, click here.
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The 6,800 professionals who make up the Tennessee Department of Correction are our most valuable resource. Visit employment to hear some of our team members explain why they chose a career with the TDOC and to see some of our team in action.