The Bureau of Management Information Services (MIS) provides computer support to the department. Bureau staff
perform computer related planning and budget
development functions; develop standards and policies; design,
implement and maintain systems; procure and
install hardware and software; and provide help-desk and on-going support to
various computer users and systems.
Accomplishments in 1995-96:
Statewide Wide Area Network (WAN) of Local Area
Networks (LANS) serving over 1,400 users in the Central Office and
15 other sites.
STARS system for statewide tracking of training and
education of department employees.
Risk management system that classifies offenders to
determine predictive violation percentages and appropriate
Offender drug test reporting system to record and report
all offender drug tests.
Community supervision programs to track referral and
treatment data for drug treatment programs, domestic violence
and sex offender programs.