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FACILITY NAME

Data Element: FACILITY NAME
Definition: The official name by which a custodial institution is known.
Standard of Verification: Internal agency documents.
Data Type: AN
Field Size: 30
Field Format: 30AN
Originating Teams: Corrections
User Teams: Corrections
Tables / Codes: None
Comments: For specific information regarding facility names, contact the following:
State Facilities:
Department of Correctional Services
Division for Youth
New York City Facilities:
NYC Department of Corrections
Local Correctional Facilities:
State Commission of Correction
Page Info: DATE STANDARD ESTABLISHED: 2/91