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DOCCS' Values

Mission Statement

To improve public safety by providing a continuity of appropriate treatment services in safe and secure facilities where the needs of the incarcerated population are addressed and where individuals under it's custody are successfully prepared for release and parolees under community supervision receive supportive services that facilitate the successful completion of their sentence.


To enhance public safety by having incarcerated persons return home under supportive supervision less likely to revert to criminal behavior.

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Daniel F. Martuscello III

Headshot of Daniel F. Martuscello III, Executive Deputy Commissioner
Department Administration
Our Executive Team
Learn more about DOCCS' Executive Team and their roles.
Honoring those who made the ultimate sacrifice
Line of Duty Deaths

Since 1861, 43 individuals have lost their lives in the line of duty. The Department will never forget their sacrifice.


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