Oversight Bodies

Use our interactive U.S. maps to learn about and compare the entities across the country that provide correctional oversight and about the differences between the various types of correctional oversight. Learn more about our research on correctional oversight bodies and our process for developing profiles of each one.

Types of Oversight

Prison Oversight Bodies in the U.S.

Learn about and compare the entities that provide oversight of statewide prison systems across the country.

US prison oversight map

Jail Oversight Bodies in the U.S.

What kind of oversight is available for local jails? Learn about and compare the different types of jail oversight in the U.S.

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Court-Ordered Oversight in the U.S.

What is court-ordered oversight in the U.S. and how does it differ from other types of oversight? Learn about and compare the different types of oversight in the U.S.

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