The Parole Board identifies those parole eligible offenders for whom there is sufficient indication that confinement has served its purpose and sets the conditions of parole. The Parole Board strives to understand the concerns of victims and the general public, and gives full consideration to these concerns when setting policy and making parole decisions.
MGL C. 27 S. 4
Parole board; members; appointment and term; chairman; powers and duties; salaries
MGL C. 27 S. 5
Parole board; powers and duties
MGL C. 127 S. 130