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Budget Summary FY2013

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Worcester Sheriff's Department
Data Current as of:  7/7/2012

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The primary mission of the Worcester County Sheriff's Department is to protect society from criminal offenders through the safe detention of pre-trial detainees and the safe detention and rehabilitation of sentenced inmates. This mission is accomplished by providing educational, substance abuse and vocational program opportunities for inmates; exercising prudent management over facility resources; implementing policies, procedures and practices which are in compliance with applicable laws; striving to meet the Standards for County Correctional Facilities, the American Standards for Adult Local Detention Facilities and the Standards of the National Commission on Correctional Healthcare; and ensuring access to comprehensive post-incarceration resources, including but not limited to the Almost Home Program.

Governing Laws:


MGL C. 34B
Abolition of County Government
MGL C. 37


103 CMR 900
County correctional facilities