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Jun 07, 2019, 14:55 ET Death of an inmate from Federal Training Center

LAVAL, QC, June 7, 2019 /CNW/ - On June 5, 2019, Marven McIntyre, an inmate from the Federal Training Centre Institution, died while in our custody of apparent natural causes following an illness. At ...


Jun 07, 2019, 14:00 ET Change of Command Ceremony at Port-Cartier-Institution

PORT-CARTIER, QC, June 7, 2019 /CNW/ - On May 23, 2019, the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) held a Change of Command Ceremony at Port-Cartier Institution in the Côte-Nord Region. This occasion...


Jun 05, 2019, 12:49 ET Seizure of contraband and unauthorized items at Drummond Institution

DRUMMONDVILLE, QC, June 5, 2019 /CNW/ - On May 29, 2019, at about 10:20 p.m., Correctional Officers at Drummond Institution, a medium security federal institution, seized in the yard a package...


May 03, 2019, 15:23 ET Seizure of contraband and unauthorized items at Donnacona Institution

DONNACONA, QC, May 3, 2019 /CNW/ - On April 23, 2019, as a result of the vigilance of staff members, contraband and unauthorized items were seized at Donnacona Institution, a federal maximum security ...


May 02, 2019, 16:54 ET Death of an inmate from Federal Training Center

LAVAL,QC, May 2, 2019 /CNW/ - On April 29, 2019, Jean-Paul Sergerie, an inmate from Federal Training Centre, died while in our custody of apparent natural causes following an illness. At the time of...


Mar 07, 2019, 12:51 ET Death of an Inmate from Port-Cartier Institution

PORT-CARTIER, QC, March 7, 2019 /CNW/ - On March 5, 2019, Vital Lemire, an inmate from Port-Cartier Institution, died while in our custody of apparent natural causes following an illness. At the time ...


Feb 27, 2019, 15:10 ET Change of Command Ceremony at the Montreal Metropolitan District

MONTRÉAL, Feb. 27, 2019 /CNW/ - On February 22, 2019, the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) held a Change of Command Ceremony at the Montreal Metropolitan District (MMD) in the Palais des congrès...


Feb 27, 2019, 10:05 ET Seizure of Contraband and Unauthorized Items at Donnacona Institution

DONNACONA, QC, Feb. 27, 2019 /CNW/ - On February 22, 2019, as a result of the vigilance of Security Intelligence Officers and staff members, contraband and unauthorized items were seized at Donnacona ...


Feb 15, 2019, 16:18 ET Escape from Federal Training Centre - Minimum security unit

LAVAL, QC, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - On February 15, 2019, during the 12:15 p.m. count in the minimum security unit at the Federal Training Centre staff members discovered the inmate Denis Bégin...


Jan 02, 2019, 12:55 ET Seizure of contraband and unauthorized items at Donnacona Institution

DONNACONA, QC, Jan. 2, 2019 /CNW/ - On December 28, 2018, as a result of the vigilance of staff members, contraband and unauthorized items were seized at Donnacona Institution, a federal maximum...


Dec 24, 2018, 12:38 ET Death of a resident on statutory release with residency of the Community Correctional Centre Marcel-Caron

QUÉBEC CITY, Dec. 24, 2018 /CNW/ - On December 17, 2018, Mr. Daniel Labelle, a resident of the Community Correctional Center Marcel-Caron, died of natural causes at the Saint Sacrement Hospital in...


Dec 07, 2018, 10:22 ET Seizure of contraband and unauthorized items at Drummond Institution

DRUMMOND, QC, Dec. 7, 2018 /CNW/ - Sector searches made by staff members at Drummond Institution, a medium security federal institution, within the week of November 26th, 2018 permitted the...


Dec 05, 2018, 09:00 ET Death of an inmate from La Macaza Institution

LA MACAZA, QC, Dec. 5, 2018 /CNW/ - On December 2, 2018, Mr. Mario Fleurant, an inmate from La Macaza Institution, died while in our custody. At the time of his death, Mr. Fleurant, 50 years old, had ...


Dec 03, 2018, 12:23 ET Seizure of contraband and unauthorized items at Cowansville Institution

COWANSVILLE, QC, Dec. 3, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - During the week of November 19th, 2018, sector searches made by correctional officers at Cowansville Institution, a medium security federal institution,...


Nov 16, 2018, 18:01 ET Seizure of contraband and unauthorized items at Cowansville Institution

COWANSVILLE, QC, Nov. 16, 2018 /CNW/ - On November 13, 2018, correctional officers at Cowansville Institution, a medium security federal institution, intercepted an inmate who was attempting to bring ...


Nov 06, 2018, 17:23 ET Memorial Ceremony for Fallen Employees - Region of Quebec

LAVAL, QC, Nov. 6, 2018 /CNW/ - On November 3, 2018, the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC), Region of Quebec, held the annual Memorial Ceremony for Fallen Employee in order to remember the nine...


Oct 30, 2018, 14:19 ET Death of an inmate from Federal Training Center

LAVAL, QC, Oct. 30, 2018 /CNW/ - On October 3, 2018, Florian Capochichi dit Charlier, an inmate from Federal Training Centre, died while in our custody of apparent natural causes following an illness....


Oct 25, 2018, 16:07 ET Death of an inmate from Cowansville Institution

COWANSVILLE, QC, Oct. 25, 2018 /CNW/ - On October 16, 2018, Mr. Jean-Pierre Lafontaine, an inmate from Cowansville Institution, died while in our custody of apparent natural causes. At the time of...


Sep 28, 2018, 12:43 ET Significant seizure of contraband at Donnacona Institution

DONNACONA, QC, Sept.28, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - On September 18, 2018, correctional officers at Donnacona Institution, a maximum security federal institution, seized contraband and unauthorized items in...


Sep 24, 2018, 15:00 ET Death of an inmate from Drummond Institution

DRUMMONDVILLE, QC, Sept. 24, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - On September 13, 2018, Denis St-Aubin, an inmate from Drummond Institution died while in our custody. At the time of his death, Mr. Denis St-Aubin, 66 ...


Sep 21, 2018, 13:01 ET Freedom of the City granted to the Institution of Port-Cartier's 30 years of correctional services

PORT-CARTIER, QC, Sept. 21, 2018 /CNW/ - On September 19, 2018, Port-Cartier officially granted the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) "Freedom of the City", a rare privilege given to valued...


Sep 18, 2018, 13:17 ET Death of an inmate from Regional Reception Centre

SAINTE-ANNE-DES-PLAINES, QC, Sept. 18, 2018 /CNW/ - On September 14, 2018, Jean Morissette, an inmate from the Regional Reception Centre died while in our custody of apparent natural causes. At the...


Sep 17, 2018, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Freedom of the Town of Port-Cartier Parade/

PORT-CARTIER, QC, Sept. 13, 2018 /CNW/ - On September 19, 2018, the City of Port-Cartier will grant the Correctional Service of Canada the right to exercise Freedom of the City, in honour of its 30th ...


Sep 13, 2018, 16:03 ET Media Advisory - Freedom of the Town of Port-Cartier Parade

PORT-CARTIER, QC, Sept. 13, 2018 /CNW/ - On September 19, 2018, the City of Port-Cartier will grant the Correctional Service of Canada the right to exercise Freedom of the City, in honour of its 30th ...


Aug 02, 2018, 15:51 ET End of lockdown at Drummond Institution

DRUMMOND, QC, Aug. 2, 2018 /CNW/ - The lockdown put in place at Drummond Institution on July 29, 2018 has ended. The institution is gradually resuming its normal operations. Since Sunday,...