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May 21, 2019, 16:35 ET Death of a patient from the Regional Psychiatric Centre

Correctional Service Canada SASKATOON, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - On May 18, 2019, Benjamin Toutsaint, a patient from the Regional Psychiatric Centre, died while in our custody. At the time of his death,...


Apr 24, 2019, 22:08 ET Escape and recapture of inmate from Drumheller Institution - Minimum security unit

Correctional Service Canada DRUMHELLER, AB, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - On April 24, 2019 staff members at Drumheller Institution minimum security unit determined that inmate Brandon Aman had left the...


Apr 23, 2019, 16:35 ET Death of an inmate from Stony Mountain Institution

STONY MOUNTAIN, MB, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - On April 22, 2019, Adrian Fillion, an inmate from Stony Mountain Institution died while in our custody. At the time of his death, Mr. Fillion, 42 years old, ...


Apr 13, 2019, 22:59 ET Death of an inmate from Stony Mountain Institution

STONY MOUNTAIN, MB, April 13, 2019 /CNW/ - On April 13, 2019, Michael Monney an inmate from Stony Mountain Institution died while in our custody. At the time of his death, Mr. Monney, 27 years old,...


Apr 02, 2019, 12:01 ET End of lockdown and search at Drumheller Institution - Medium security unit

DRUMHELLER, AB, April 2, 2019 /CNW/ - The lockdown put in place at the medium security unit at Drumheller Institution on March 24, 2019, has ended and an exceptional search has been completed....


Mar 25, 2019, 12:46 ET Lockdown and search at Drumheller Institution - Medium security unit

DRUMHELLER, AB, March 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada - On March 24, 2019 at about 9:00 a.m., a lockdown was put in place in the medium security unit at Drumheller Institution, to allow...


Mar 22, 2019, 16:15 ET Recapture of inmate from Stan Daniels Healing Centre

EDMONTON, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - At approximately 10:00 pm on March 20, 2019, inmate Jesse Leppanen was apprehended by the Edmonton Police Service. This inmate had been unlawfully at large from Stan...


Mar 20, 2019, 23:27 ET Escape from Stan Daniels Healing Centre

EDMONTON, March 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada On March 20, 2019, staff members at Stan Daniels Healing Centre, a facility managed by Native Counselling Services of Alberta (NCSA),...


Mar 19, 2019, 16:09 ET Death of a patient from the Regional Psychiatric Centre

SASKATOON, March 19, 2019 /CNW/ - On March 17, 2019, Vilmos Banga, a patient from the Regional Psychiatric Centre, died while in our custody. At the time of his death, Mr. Banga, 53 years old, had...


Mar 12, 2019, 17:07 ET Death of an inmate from Stony Mountain Institution

STONY MOUNTAIN, MB, March 12, 2019 /CNW/ - On March 12, 2019, Timothy Koltusky, an inmate from Stony Mountain Institution died while in our custody. At the time of his death, Mr. Koltusky, 34 years...


Mar 12, 2019, 14:12 ET Seizure of contraband at Bowden Institution - Minimum security unit

INNISFAIL, AB, March 12, 2019 /CNW/ - On March 11, 2019, as a result of the vigilance of staff members, packages containing contraband were seized near the minimum security unit at Bowden Institution....


Feb 12, 2019, 11:54 ET Recapture of inmate from Stan Daniels Healing Centre

EDMONTON, Feb. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada At approximately 10:30 pm on February 11, 2019, inmate David Boudreau was apprehended by the Edmonton Police Service. This inmate had been...


Feb 11, 2019, 15:11 ET Lockdown and search at Drumheller Institution - Medium security unit

DRUMHELLER, AB, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada On February 10, 2019, at about 8:40 a.m., a lockdown was put in place in the medium security unit at Drumheller Institution, to allow ...


Feb 11, 2019, 14:50 ET End of lockdown at Bowden Institution - Medium Security unit

INNISFAIL, AB, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - The lockdown put in place at the medium security unit at Bowden Institution on February 4, 2019, has ended. The institution has resumed its normal operations....


Feb 06, 2019, 17:41 ET Lockdown at Bowden Institution - Medium security unit

INNISFAIL, AB, Feb. 6, 2019 /CNW/ - On February 4, 2019, at about 12:15 p.m., a lockdown was put in place in the medium security unit at Bowden Institution due to an ongoing labour complaint. Bowden...


Jan 21, 2019, 16:39 ET Death of an inmate from Saskatchewan Penitentiary

PRINCE ALBERT, SK, Jan. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada On January 19, 2019, David Shepherd, an inmate from Saskatchewan Penitentiary died while in our custody of apparent natural causes ...


Jan 21, 2019, 15:54 ET Seizure of contraband at Drumheller Institution -Medium security unit

DRUMHELLER, AB, Jan. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - On January 18, 2019, as a result of the vigilance of staff members, three packages containing cell phones, cell phone chargers, sim cards, hash oil, "shatter"...


Jan 07, 2019, 15:00 ET Recapture of Inmate from Saskatchewan Penitentiary - Minimum security unit

PRINCE ALBERT, SK, Jan.7, 2019 /CNW/ - At approximately 3:00 p.m. on January 6, 2019 inmate Steven Briggs turned himself in to staff members at Bowden Institution. This inmate had been unlawfully at...


Jan 01, 2019, 12:19 ET Death of an inmate from Edmonton Institution

EDMONTON, Jan. 1, 2019 /CNW/ - On December 31, 2018, Ryan Groothuis, an inmate from Edmonton Institution died while in our custody. At the time of his death, Mr. Groothuis, 37 years old, had been...


Jan 01, 2019, 03:12 ET Escape from Saskatchewan Penitentiary - Minimum security unit

PRINCE ALBERT, SK, Jan. 1, 2019 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada On December 31, 2018 during the 10 p.m. count in the minimum security unit at Saskatchewan Penitentiary, staff members discovered...


Dec 24, 2018, 13:36 ET Death of a patient from the Regional Psychiatric Centre

SASKATOON, Dec. 24, 2018 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada On December 21, 2018, Richard Wooldridge, a patient from the Regional Psychiatric Centre, died while in our custody. At the time of his...


Dec 22, 2018, 16:42 ET Escape and recapture of inmate from Edmonton Institution for Women

EDMONTON, Dec. 22, 2018 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada On December 21, 2018, at about 8:45 p.m., Edmonton Institution for Women, a multi-level security federal institution, was notified that...


Dec 10, 2018, 15:50 ET Death of a patient from the Regional Psychiatric Centre

SASKATOON, Dec. 10, 2018 /CNW/ - On December 8, 2018, Peter Edwards, a patient from the Regional Psychiatric Centre died while in our custody of apparent natural causes following an illness. At the...


Dec 10, 2018, 15:43 ET End of lockdown and search at Stony Mountain Institution - Medium and Maximum security units

STONY MOUNTAIN, MB, Dec. 10, 2018 /CNW/ - The lockdown put in place at the medium and maximum security units at Stony Mountain Institution on December 3, 2018, has ended. The institution has resumed...


Dec 04, 2018, 20:25 ET Lockdown and search at Stony Mountain institution - Medium and Maximum security units

STONY MOUNTAIN, MB, Dec. 4, 2018 /CNW/ - On December 3, 2018, a lockdown was put in place in the medium and maximum security units at Stony Mountain Institution to enable staff members to conduct a...