|Department Name||New Jersey Department of Corrections|
|Currently Incarcerated Inmates||https://www20.state.nj.us/DOC_Inmate/inmatesearch|
|Location||Whittlesey Road PO Box 863 Trenton, NJ 08625|
|Phone Number||(609) 292-4036|
The New Jersey Department of Corrections got all of their facilities accredited with the ACA in 2007. This was all thanks to Marcus O. Hicks. Who is Marcus O. Hicks? He’s the big cheese. He’s the head guy here in the New Jersey Department of Corrections. He’s the one that needs to approve everything that is going on below him and within his facilities.
Hicks has been in the correctional career for as long as he can remember. He’s celebrated his ten years of doing this a few years back. Hicks is also the one who gets to decide on where he will be spending their $1 billion annual budget that they receive. Hicks knows exactly what to do when it comes to anything corrections.
Hicks gets to decide how he will be spending his allotted $1 billion a year for this Department. This Department can achieve anything with their 10,000 employees they have on staff.
The budget that the New Jersey Department of Corrections receives is to make sure that they are doing a great job with their inmates. They can do this by employing just over 10,000 people.