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​2020 News Releases

Corrections, Parole Officials Recognize Education, Barber/Cosmetology, Library, Activities and Religious Staff (12/28/20)

SCI Forest Reports First Death of Inmate with COVID-19 (12/23/20)

Corrections, Parole Leadership Recognizes Employees During Virtual Ceremony (12/23/20)

Carrington Named Department of Corrections’ Statewide Veterans Coordinator (12/21/20)

SCI Cambridge Springs Reports First Death of Inmate with COVID-19 (12/21/20)

Corrections Officials Recognize Institutional Parole, Reentry Staff (12/18/20)

SCI Camp Hill Reports Inmate Death (12/14/20)

SCI Fayette Reports First Death of Inmate with COVID-19 (12/11/20)

Corrections Parole Officials Recognize Records Commissary HR Staff (12/11/20)

SCI Waymart Reports First Death of Inmate with COVID-19 (12/11/20)

Department of Corrections Reorganizes System for Continued Improvement Efforts to Mitigate COVID-19 (12/11/20)

SCI Somerset Reports First Death of Inmate with COVID-19 (12/11/20)

SCI Pine Grove Reports First Death of Inmate with COVID-19 (12/5/20)

SCI Mercer Reports First Death of Inmate with COVID-19 (12/4/20)

SCI Smithfield Reports First Death of Inmate with COVID-19 (12/4/20)

Corrections/Parole Officials Recognize Treatment, Reentry and Mental Health Professionals (12/4/20)

Corrections/Parole Officials Recognize Facility, Security Safety Employees (11/30/20)

SCI Mahanoy Reports First Death of Inmate with COVID-19 (11/23/20)

Corrections Officials Recognize Medical, Dental Employees (11/23/20)

Department of Corrections Recognizes Military Veterans (11/10/20)

SCI Laurel Highlands Reports First Death of Inmate with COVID-19 (11/4/20)

SCI Chester Reports First Death of Inmate with COVID-19 (11/3/20)

SCI Rockview Reports First Death of Inmate with COVID-19 (11/2/20)

Department of Corrections Mass Tests Inmates at SCI Laurel Highlands Using New Antigen Tests (11/2/20)

SCI Dallas Reports First Inmate Death Due to COVID-19 (10/27/20)

Department Of Corrections Recognizes Employees For COVID-19 Efforts (10/20/20)

SCI Greene Reports First Inmate Death Due to COVID-19 (10/19/20)

SCI Camp Hill Reports First Inmate Death Due to COVID-19 (10/16/20)

SCI Smithfield Reports Inmate Death (10/6/20)

McIntyre Receives Governor's Award for Excellence (9/30/20)

SCI Huntingdon Reports Inmate Death (9/28/20)

SCI Huntingdon Hosts First Virtual Reentry and Career Fair (9/25/20)

SCI Camp Hill Provides COVID-19 Update (9/23/20)

SCI Somerset Reports Inmate Death (9/17/20)

SCI Muncy Employee Receives Bloomsburg University’s Dean’s Salute to Excellence Award (9/10/20)

SCI Somerset Chaplain Awarded PPCA Chaplain of the Year Honor (9/10/20)

Philadelphia Native Appointed SCI Chester Superintendent (9/2/20)

SCI Houtzdale Reports Inmate Death (9/1/20)

SCI Phoenix Invites Public to Participate in Deer Hunts (8/20/20)

PA Department of Corrections and PA Parole Board Offer Safe Return for Parolees with Active State Warrants (8/18/20)

Department of Corrections to Unveil New, User-Friendly Video Visitation System on Aug. 19 (8/14/20)

Several Children of PA DOC Employees Receive Scholarships (7/27/20)

Department of Corrections Continues Closure of SCI Retreat (6/25/20)

Gov. Wolf: Pennsylvania Reduced Prison Population by Record-Setting 3,471 since March 1 (6/22/20)

Notice of Execution Signed for Leeton Jahwanza Thomas (6/18/20)

SCI Benner Township Reports Inmate Death (6/8/20)

Department of Corrections Announces Demobilization Plans (5/22/20)

Notice of Execution Signed for Eric Frein (5/11/20)

Gov. Wolf: Corrections Announces First Group of Inmates Under Temporary Reprieve Program (4/15/20)

Notice of Execution Signed for Tam Le (4/15/20)

Department of Corrections Announces First COVID-19 Related Inmate Death (4/13/20)

Gov. Wolf: Department of Corrections to Establish Temporary Program to Reprieve Sentences of Incarceration (4/10/20)

SCI Albion Reports Inmate Death (4/10/20)

Department of Corrections Extends Visit Suspension, Enhanced Employee Screenings Indefinitely (4/9/20)

Correctional Industries is Making COVID-Related Supplies for DOC and Other Agencies (4/7/20)

Department of Corrections Quarantines State Prison System to Fight COVID-19, Protect Inmates and Staff (3/30/20)

Department of Corrections Reports First Case of COVID-19 (3/29/20)

Department of Corrections Provides Daily COVID-19 Information (3/28/20)

Department of Corrections Extends Suspended Inmate Visits (3/25/20)

Corrections Department to Use SCI Retreat as New Commitment, Parole Violator Reception Facility (3/23/20)

Department of Corrections Cancels Inmate Visits for Two Weeks (3/12/20)

SCI Mahanoy Reports Inmate Death (3/5/20)

Wolf Administration Awards Grants to Expand Medication-Assisted Treatment in Nine County Jails (2/10/20)

Notice of Execution Signed for Jordan Alexander Clemons (2/10/20)

SCI Fayette Reports Inmate Death (2/3/20)

SCI Forest Dedicates New Correctional Industries Plant (1/30/20)

Gov. Wolf Announces Decision to Close SCI Retreat (1/17/20)

Department of Corrections Submits Final Report to Governor Legislative Leadership (1/15/20)

SCI Phoenix Reports Inmate Death (1/13/20)

SCI Camp Hill Reports Inmate Death (1/6/20)

SCI Fayette Reports Inmate Death (1/2/20)