Offender Release Notification

MN CHOICE Victim Notification System
MN CHOICE is the web-based victim notification and information site for crime victims, witnesses, or those affected by a crime resulting in an offender being sentenced to the Minnesota Department of Corrections (MN DOC). MN CHOICE offers victims and witnesses notification when an offender is moved, permits a dialogue with the offender if requested by the victim, and it allows a victim to voice an opinion regarding the offender’s re-entry process following completion of his or her sentence. To register for the service, please visit the MN CHOICE website.

Victim Information & Notification Everyday (VINE)

Minnesota Victim Information and Notification Everyday (VINE) is a service through which victims of crime can use the telephone or Internet to search for information regarding the offender’s custody status and register to receive telephone and e-mail notifications when the offender’s custody status changes. The VINE toll-free number for Minnesota is 1-877-664-8463. To register for this service, please visit the VINE website.