PERS-00D is the staff office for Program Management of Navy Corrections and Programs at Commander Navy Personnel Command (COMNAVPERSCOM). PERS-00D is the Navy’s subject matter expert on offender management (detention, restriction, correctional custody, confinement, deserter management and appellate leave and discharge processing) providing administrative and programmatic guidance to all commands supporting the offender management mission of the Navy. Offender management activities that report directly to COMNAVPERSCOM include the Naval Consolidated Brigs (NAVCONBRIG), Navy and Marine Corps Appellate Leave Activity (NAMALA) and the Navy Absentee Collection and Information Center (NACIC) - a branch office of PERS-00D. PERS-00D is responsible for policy, programs and oversight all Afloat Brigs and Detention Facilities (DETFACs) located worldwide at Navy shore activities. Oversight is maintained through regularly scheduled inspection/audits. PERS-00D also provides guidance and oversight to the Navy’s Transient Personnel Units (TPUs)
Policy for offender management is located in SECNAVINST 1640.9c (DON CORRECTIONS MANUAL) and BUPERSINST 1640.22 (NAVAL CORRECTIONS MANUAL).
Transient Personnel Unit policy is located in BUPERSINST 1306.77c (MANUAL FOR THE ACMINISTRATION OF TRANSIENT PERSONNEL UNITS) and OPNAVINST 1620.3 (MANUAL FOR ADMINISTRATION OF REGIONAL RESTRICTION BARACKS (RRB)
Corrections and Programs – Provide policy, guidance, analysis, advocacy and oversight to ensure the appropriate administration of Navy correctional and detention facilities resulting in security, good order, discipline, and safety of pre-trial post-trial prisoners and facility staff. When confined post-trial, provide programs and rehabilitative processes to retrain and restore the maximum number of personnel to honorable service, prepare prisoners for return to civilian life as productive citizens, and when directed by appropriate authority; provide dedicated facilities for non-UCMJ detainees.
Navy Absentee Collection and Information Center (NACIC) – administer 24/7 centralized deserter information services; tracking, locating, monitoring, and apprehension/escort/expedited return for all non-discharged Navy personnel who are administratively declared deserters.
Navy and Marine Corps Appellate Leave Activity (NAMALA) – Tracks and processes for discharge all Navy and Marine Corps members assigned appellate leave following courts-martial while awaiting appellate review and those members assigned by the Naval Clemency and Parole Board to parole or supervised release while expediting the discharge process.
Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) - The PREA of 2003 was enacted to address the problem of sexual abuse of persons in the custody of United States prisons and jails, including military confinement facilities. PREA calls for Federal, State, and local corrections systems to have a zero-tolerance policy regarding sexual abuse and sexual harassment (as defined by PREA) in prisons and jails, lockups, juvenile facilities, and community confinement facilities.
It is the policy of the Department of Defense and United States Navy to provide a safe, humane and secure environment free from threat of sexual abuse for all offenders in custody by maintaining a program of prevention, detection, response, investigation, and tracking of all alleged sexual abuse. The Navy has a zero tolerance policy for all forms sexual abuse and sexual harassment within its confinement facilities.
Corrections Operations - Responsible for Correctional Policy (DETFAC, Shore/Afloat Brig), Correctional Operations, Public Safety Reporting, Prisoner Transfers, Liaison Detachment oversight, Parole/MSR violators, Organizational Standardization.
Programs and Analysis – Responsible for Offender Management (Restriction, Desertion, Mandatory Appellate Leave) Policy and Operations, TPU Policy and Oversight, Corrections Management Information System (CORMIS) Program/Systems/Contact Management, Information Assurance Manager, Corrections Analysis and Support, Defense Incident-Based Reporting (DIBRS)
NACIC – See above
Points of Contact
Commander, Navy Personnel Command (PERS-00D, Corrections and Programs)
Building 457, Room 64
5720 Integrity Drive
Naval Support Activity Mid-South
Millington, TN 38055-6800
DSN Prefix: 882-
Comm: (901) 874-4444 / 4451
Fax: (901) 874-2626
***If you are trying to find the Board for Corrections of Naval Records (BCNR) in Washington, D.C., contact them at DSN: 224-1402 Comm: (703) 614-1402***