New York State Parole supervises individuals released from New York State Prison from the time they are released until they finish their sentence.

Get answers to frequently asked questions about parole.

You can:

  • Report a parole violation
  • Make a complaint about a parole officer
  • Get information about parole

  • Parole is the early release of a prisoner from State prison to community-based supervision.
    • The State's Board of Parole is responsible for parole issues pertaining to individuals after their release from State prison.

Parole officers develop a supervision plan and evaluate community adjustment. They will step in if the parolee's behavior threatens themselves or the community.

The parole officer works with a supervisor to determine when to take delinquency action. They also work to ensure that people released from prison by order of the Board of Parole and by statute live freely in the community without breaking the law.

Bronx

  • Agency: New York State Board of Parole
  • Division: Bronx Parole Local Office
  • Phone Number: (718) 402-3943
  • Business Hours: Mon - Fri: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Brooklyn

  • Agency: New York State Board of Parole
  • Division: Brooklyn Parole Local Office
  • Phone Number: (718) 780-9316
  • Business Hours: Mon - Fri: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Manhattan and Staten Island

  • Agency: New York State Board of Parole
  • Division: Manhattan and Staten Island Parole Local Office
  • Phone Number: (212) 736-9880
  • Business Hours: Mon - Fri: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Queens

  • Agency: New York State Board of Parole
  • Division: Queens Parole Local Office
  • Phone Number: (718) 558-5150
  • Business Hours: Mon - Fri: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM