- January 11, 2021 NEW JERSEY STATE PAROLE BOARD APPOINTS 30 PLUS YEAR CAREER PAROLE PROFESSIONAL AS EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
- December 7, 2020 NEW JERSEY STATE PAROLE BOARD HONORED BY STATE ATTORNEY GENERAL WITH EXCELLENCE IN POLICING AWARD
- September 29, 2020 STATE PAROLE BOARD REPRESENTED IN CYCLING EVENT TO RAISE FUNDS FOR FAMILIES OF FALLEN OFFICERS
- August 17, 2020 NEW JERSEY STATE PAROLE BOARD’S VIRTUAL INTERN GRADUATION CEREMONY BECOMES A REALITY
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- November 30, 2020 Notice of Annual Public Meeting - 9:30 a.m., Wednesday, December 16, 2020
- June 1, 2020 Notice of Proposal June 1, 2020
- June 1, 2020 Notice of Action on Petition for Rulemaking June 1, 2020
- May 4, 2020 Notice of Receipt of Petition for Rulemaking May 4, 2020
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Division of Parole
In New Jersey, parole officers are sworn law enforcement officers who work within the State Parole Board Division of Parole. The Division is responsible for the supervision of more than 15,000 offenders statewide.
The Community Programs Division is dedicated to developing, coordinating, and managing the provision of quality treatment and services to individuals under parole supervision.
Division of Release
The primary duty of the Division of Release is to evaluate and assess each of New Jersey's approximately 27,000 adult incarcerated offenders, and determine their eligible release status.
The New Jersey State Parole Board encourages all crime victims, including the closest relatives of victims of murder or manslaughter, to play an active role in the parole process, to ensure the appointed Parole Board Members and staff are fully informed of the victims' concerns before parole decisions are made.
The State Parole Board's Revocation Hearing Unit conducts hearings when parolees are charged with violating the conditions of parole.
The Parole Hearing process consists of the Initial Hearing, Panel Hearing, Rescission Hearing, Revocation Hearing, and the Revocation Process.
The State Parole Board's Appeals Unit receives information submitted by inmates or parolees, and will process the inmate's or parolee's claims for presentation to the appropriate Board Member, Board Panel, or the full Board for a final determination on the action or decisions being appealed.