Pennsylvania's Death Penalty
DOC Position Statement
The Pennsylvania Department of
Corrections has no position on the death penalty. As an agency responsible for carrying out
sentences imposed by the courts, it would be inappropriate to take sides on the
issue of capital punishment.
Execution List - Current listing of individuals currently sentenced to death
Warrant Listing - Listing of all warrants signed by governors from 1985 to present
Question and Answers about the death penalty
List of individuals executed by lethal injection (1995 to present)
Photos of the Execution Complex at SCI Rockview:
From the chamber looking into the witness areas (citizen and public witnesses sit on the left, while victim witnesses sit on the right of the divider).
Two of three holding cells; located about 20 feet away from the chamber.