How to Make a Complaint

There are several ways to file a complaint with the BOC. Please choose the method that is most convenient for you.

You can:

Call the Board of Correction at 212-669-7900
File a Complaint Online
Mail a Letter addressed to BOC, 1 Centre Street, Room 2213, New York, NY 10007
Fax a Letter to 212-669-7980
File in Person at 1 Centre Street. Room 2213, Manhattan, Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:00pm

Pursuant to Mayoral Executive Order No. 16, the Board of Correction must report to the NYC Department of Investigation (DOI) an allegation of sexual abuse, use of excessive and/or unnecessary use of force, or conduct involving corrupt or other criminal activity or conflict of interest by a staff member, contractor or volunteer who works in or delivers services to people incarcerated in facilities operated by the NYC Department of Correction (DOC)