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May 29, 2020, 16:07 ET Death of an inmate from the Regional Psychiatric Centre

SASKATOON, May 29, 2020 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada On May 28, 2020, Louie Kenneth Bird, an inmate from the Regional Psychiatric Centre died of apparent natural causes while in our custody....


May 18, 2020, 13:03 ET Death of an inmate from Stony Mountain Institution

STONY MOUNTAIN, MB, May 18, 2020 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada On May 17, 2020, Kurt Sidney Harper, an inmate from Stony Mountain Institution, died while in our custody. At the time of his...


May 09, 2020, 15:20 ET Recapture of inmate from Buffalo Sage Wellness House

EDMONTON, May 9, 2020 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada At approximately 6:15 A.M. on May 9, 2020, inmate Stacy Jack was apprehended by the Saskatoon Police Service. This inmate had been unlawfully ...


May 06, 2020, 13:25 ET Recapture of inmate from Pê Sâkâstêw Centre

MASKWACIS, AB, May 6, 2020 /CNW/ - At approximately 5:30 p.m.on May 5, 2020, inmate Tyrone Michael Emblau was apprehended by the Maskwacis RCMP Community Response Unit and General Investigative...


May 03, 2020, 11:25 ET Escape from Pê Sâkâstêw Centre

MÂSKWÂCÎS, AB, May 3, 2020 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada On May 3, 2020 during the 4:30 a.m. round, staff members at Pê Sâkâstêw Centre, a minimum-security federal institution, discovered that...


May 02, 2020, 10:50 ET Escape and recapture of inmate from Willow Cree Healing Lodge

DUCK LAKE, SK, May 2, 2020 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada During the 10:30 p.m. count on May 1, 2020, staff members at Willow Cree Healing Lodge, a minimum-security federal institution,...


Apr 26, 2020, 14:53 ET Death of an inmate from Stony Mountain Institution

STONY MOUNTAIN, MB, April 26, 2020 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada On April 26, 2020, Farron Cory Rowan, an inmate from Stony Mountain Institution died while in our custody. At the time of his...


Apr 16, 2020, 11:48 ET Assault of staff member at Stony Mountain Institution - Structured Intervention Unit

STONY MOUNTAIN, MB, April 16, 2020 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada On April 15, 2020 at about 6:30 p.m., a staff member was assaulted in the Structured Intervention Unit (SIU) at Stony Mountain...


Mar 30, 2020, 21:55 ET End of Lockdown at Bowden Institution

INNISFAIL, AB, March 30, 2020 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada The lockdown put in place at Bowden Institution on March 17, 2020, has ended. The facility was placed on lockdown as a precautionary...


Mar 29, 2020, 17:06 ET End of Lockdown at Drumheller Institution

DRUMHELLER, Alberta, March 29, 2020 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada The lockdown put in place at Drumheller Institution has ended. The facility was placed on lockdown as a precautionary measure...


Mar 27, 2020, 19:16 ET Lockdown at Drumheller Institution - Medium Security Unit

DRUMHELLER, AB, March 27, 2020 /CNW/ - A lockdown is in place in the medium security unit at Drumheller Institution as a precautionary measure after some inmates showed symptoms consistent with...


Mar 24, 2020, 20:30 ET Death of an inmate from Stony Mountain Institution

STONY MOUNTAIN, MB, March 24, 2020 /CNW/ - On March 24, 2020, Patrick Eaglestick, an inmate from Stony Mountain Institution, died while in our custody. At the time of his death, Mr. Eaglestick, 25...


Mar 17, 2020, 19:03 ET Lockdown at Bowden Institution

INNISFAIL, AB, March 17, 2020 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada A lockdown is in place at Bowden Institution, a federal correctional institution, as a precautionary measure after some inmates...


Mar 10, 2020, 15:23 ET Death of an inmate from the Saskatchewan Penitentiary

PRINCE ALBERT, SK, March 10, 2020 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada On March 9, 2020, Curtis McKenzie, an inmate from the Saskatchewan Penitentiary, died while in our custody. At the time of his...


Mar 07, 2020, 15:17 ET Death of an inmate from Stony Mountain Institution

STONY MOUNTAIN, MB, March 7, 2020 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada On March 7, 2020, Adrian Young, an inmate from Stony Mountain Institution, died while in our custody. At the time of his death,...


Mar 06, 2020, 11:28 ET Seizure of contraband at Drumheller Institution - Medium security unit

DRUMHELLER, AB, March 6, 2020 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada On March 2, 2020, at about 1:00 p.m., as a result of the vigilance of staff members, a package containing contraband was seized on...


Mar 05, 2020, 18:10 ET Change of Command Ceremony at Drumheller and Bowden Institutions

INNISFAIL, AB, March 5, 2020 /CNW/ - This week, the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) held Change of Command Ceremonies at Drumheller and Bowden Institutions. This occasion marked the change in...


Feb 22, 2020, 22:36 ET Assault of inmates at Edmonton Institution

EDMONTON, Feb. 22, 2020 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada On February 22, 2020, at about 12:00 p.m., three inmates were victims of an assault at Edmonton Institution, a maximum security federal...


Feb 18, 2020, 13:55 ET Seizure of contraband and unauthorized items at Stony Mountain Institution Medium Security Unit

STONY MOUNTAIN, MB, Feb. 18, 2020 /CNW/ - Since the beginning of February, as a result of the vigilance of staff members, a total of three packages containing contraband and unauthorized items have...


Jan 31, 2020, 13:22 ET Death of an inmate from Saskatchewan Penitentiary

PRINCE ALBERT, SK, Jan. 31, 2020 /CNW/ - On January 30, 2020, Kevin Wolbaum, an inmate from Saskatchewan Penitentiary died while in our custody. At the time of his death, Mr. Wolbaum, 55 years old,...


Jan 24, 2020, 17:48 ET Death of an inmate from the Regional Psychiatric Centre

SASKATOON, Jan. 24, 2020 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada On January 24, 2020, Edwin Proctor, an inmate from the Regional Psychiatric Centre died while in our custody of apparent natural causes...


Jan 06, 2020, 15:54 ET Death of an inmate from Stony Mountain Institution

STONY MOUNTAIN, MB, Jan. 6, 2020 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada On January 5, 2020, Shawn Poitra, an inmate from Stony Mountain Institution died while in our custody of apparent natural causes...


Dec 18, 2019, 10:31 ET Seizure of contraband at Bowden Institution - Medium security unit

INNISFAIL, AB, Dec. 18, 2019 /CNW/ - On December 7, 2019, correctional officers in the medium security unit at Bowden Institution, intercepted an inmate who was attempting to bring contraband into...


Dec 12, 2019, 12:17 ET Recapture of Inmate from Saskatchewan Penitentiary - Minimum-security unit

SASKATOON, Dec. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - At approximately 11 pm on December 11, 2019, inmate James Fred Katsiris turned himself in to the Saskatoon police service. This inmate had been unlawfully at large...


Dec 09, 2019, 17:06 ET Death of an inmate from Stony Mountain Institution

STONY MOUNTAIN, MB, Dec. 9, 2019 /CNW/ - On December 8, 2019, Tyson Roulette, an inmate from Stony Mountain Institution died while in our custody. At the time of his death, Mr. Roulette, 34 years...