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Parole (Par)

  • The supervision of a person convicted of a crime after serving a term of incarceration as a felon
  • Applies to any crime committed prior to July 1st, 1996.
  • Parole board determines offenders release from prison
Post Release Control (PRC)
  • Community supervision of an offender by the Adult Parole Authority following release from prison that includes one or more post release control sanctions.
  • Applies to any crime committed after July 1st, 1996.
  • Sentencing determined by ORC code.
Community Corrections (CC)
  • Sanction that replaces probation-not a prison term.
  • Applies to all offenders given non-prison sanctions for felony offenses committed after July 1, 1996.
  • Maximum period of Community Control is 5 years. Violation behavior is addressed by the court.
Judicial Release (JUR)
  • The release of someone who is incarcerated through an order by a court. May be released from incarceration by the sentencing judge if meet certain requirements.
  • Can be placed on a period of supervision through the court for a period of up to 5 years

Treatment in Lieu of Conviction (TIL)

  • Eligible offenders have the opportunity to complete court-ordered treatment in place of prison sanction.
  • The court may dismiss the proceedings against the offender or may order the records sealed related to the offense.
  • Offense must have taken place as a result of drug/alcohol use, mental illness or intellectual disability. 
Transitional Control (TC)
  • Eligible for transitional control during the final 180 days of prison sentence.
  • Parole board parole officers screen inmates for TC program and sentencing judge approves or denies request.
  • Eligible inmates may be placed in halfway house or in approved residence with electronic monitoring
Treatment Transfer (TT)
  • Eligible inmates may be transferred from state correctional facilities to the community facilities for up 365 days prior to expiration of prison sentence.
  • Inmates closely monitored by licenses halfway house or restriction to approved residence on electronic monitoring.
  • Level 4 and 5 non-violent offenses
Compact (CPR/CPA)
  • Offenders who are under parole supervision in Ohio as a transfer from another state where they were convicted.
  • Compact parole and compact probation.
  • ICOTS system used.
  • Both misdemeanor and felonies.
Judicial 80% (J80)
  • Inmate may be released after serving 80% of their mandatory sentence.
  • Certain programming and treatment requirements must be met.