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Student Intern (ID: 109926) for Summer 2024


Dept of Corrections and Community Supervision

460 Main Street
Buffalo, NY , NY 14202
E-Mail: alyson.moss@doccs.ny.gov
Phone: (716) 239-0132

Division/Unit: Office of Special Investigations


Web Site: www.doccs.ny.gov(New Window)


Proposal Information


The NYS Department of Corrections and Community Supervision (DOCCS) Office of Special Investigations (OSI) is the investigative arm of DOCCS, whose mandate is to investigate allegations of criminal activity related to DOCCS and any other wrongdoing within DOCCS. This includes investigations into criminal behavior by DOCCS' inmates, parolees, employees, visitors, volunteers, or contractors; physical or sexual abuse; drug trafficking; contraband possession; staff misconduct and corruption; and suspected terrorist activities. Interns will be assisting investigators with interviews at correctional facilities, gathering of required documents, note taking, preparation and review of reports, and be assigned various tasks to support investigations. Students should be available 8 - 40 hours per week.



Strong communication/writing skills

Demonstrate professionalism

Strong work ethic


Internship Areas: Criminal Justice/Corrections, Investigations

Logistical Information

Payment? Unpaid

Number of Hours: 30 or more

Location: Erie

Number of Interns Needed: 2

Desired Candidate Profile

Preferred Standing Graduate Student

Minimum Standing: Junior

Degree Concentrations: Criminal Justice/Homeland Security