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Indeterminate Sentence Review Board (ISRB)

the ISRB logo which is a green outline of washington state with text that reads, Indeterminate Sentence Review board

The Indeterminate Sentence Review Board (ISRB or Board) was created in 1986. Before that, the Board had been the Board of Prison Terms and Paroles. The Board is a quasi-judicial board located in the Department of Corrections (DOC). The Board retains independent decision making, and has jurisdiction over the following three types of cases:

  1. Persons who committed crimes prior to July 1, 1984 and were sentenced to prison.
  2. Persons who committed certain sex offenses on or after September 1, 2001.
  3. Persons who committed crimes prior to their 18th birthday and were sentenced as adults.

Learn More about the ISRB

The ISRB reviews cases, conducts hearings, conducts violation hearings, and provides services to victims of persons under the Board's jurisdiction. Explore the following webpages to learn more about the Board and its responsibilities and services:

Stay Informed

If you would like to receive Board meeting minutes by email (monthly, as they are published), sign up for the ISRB Board Meeting Minutes Listserv . Sign up for the ISRB Press Releases Listserv to receive the Board's press releases by email. You may also review emails previously sent by the ISRB at the Listservs.

Board Meetings

Full Board Deliberations

Per ESSB 6242 , the ISRB is required to post decisions and minutes for certain cases under their jurisdiction. This law went into effect on June 9, 2016. We anticipate posting decisions and minutes on the 30th day from the meeting or hearing. If you have questions, please contact the Indeterminate Sentence Review Board (ISRB).

Meeting Minutes & Decisions
June 26, 2017 MinutesAdobe PDF document file Kraus, Martin 244325Adobe PDF document file
June 26, 2017 MinutesAdobe PDF document file Betournay, Daniel 740835Adobe PDF document file
June 26, 2017 MinutesAdobe PDF document file Farrell, Imogene 963943Adobe PDF document file
June 19, 2017 MinutesAdobe PDF document file Alishio, Edward 287540Adobe PDF document file
June 19, 2017 MinutesAdobe PDF document file Bingham, Charles 249136Adobe PDF document file
June 12, 2017 MinutesAdobe PDF document file Espinoza, Israel 758560Adobe PDF document file
May 31, 2017 MinutesAdobe PDF document file Bebb, Robert 912074Adobe PDF document file
May 31, 2017 MinutesAdobe PDF document file Smith, Streaty 287506Adobe PDF document file
May 22, 2017 MinutesAdobe PDF document file Crenshaw, Rodney 287392Adobe PDF document file
May 22, 2017 MinutesAdobe PDF document file King, Edward 279368Adobe PDF document file
May 15, 2017 MinutesAdobe PDF document file Gilligan, Edward 288541Adobe PDF document file
May 15, 2017 MinutesAdobe PDF document file Paxton, Ronald 272380Adobe PDF document file
May 8, 2017 MinutesAdobe PDF document file Evans, Darrell 238500Adobe PDF document file
May 8, 2017 MinutesAdobe PDF document file Kraus, Martin 244325
Contact the ISRB for archived meeting documentation.

About ISRB

The Indeterminate Sentence Review Board, formerly known as the Board of Prison Terms and Paroles (or Parole Board), was created in 1986 and is located in Olympia, Washington. It was merged with the Department of Corrections on July 1, 2011.

The Chair and Board MembersAdobe PDF document file are appointed by the Governor to serve five year terms. Staff support the Board by providing case analysis, maintaining inmate records, and providing administrative assistance.

The ISRB Mission and Vision statementAdobe PDF document file was adopted October 24, 2016.