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Tags: Dallas
May 01, 2023 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

​April is recognized as Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM), an annual campaign to raise public awareness about sexual assault...


May 01, 2023 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

A luncheon was held by United Neighborhood Center to recognize a few exceptional volunteers — including one of the Scranton CCC...


Tags: Reentry
April 27, 2023 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

The Lackawanna County Reentry Task Force hosted a Reentry Simulation at the University of Scranton run by the DOC Reentry Team on April 25..


Tags: Waymart
April 26, 2023 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

​SCI Waymart’s Reentry Services Office celebrated Second Chance Month with a variety of activities and programs...


Tags: Pine Grove
April 25, 2023 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

​SCI Pine Grove held its annual Career, Education and Reentry Fair on April 19 for more than 350 inmates...


April 25, 2023 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

​A partnership with Widener University and Rostock University (Germany) brought a one-day Creative Writing Workshop to six DOC facilities...


April 25, 2023 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

For the month of March, York CCC collected more than $200 worth of assorted items to donate to the YWCA...


Tags: Muncy
April 24, 2023 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

Emily Smith was incarcerated for 12 years at SCI Muncy before her release in Nov. 2021. She has since thrived in her reentry...


Tags: Houtzdale
April 24, 2023 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

SCI Houtzdale conducted a full-scale training exercise on April 5. The drill scenario involved a mock hostage situation...


Tags: Waymart
April 24, 2023 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

​Sonia Smith of the U.S. Small Business Administration presented to two groups at SCI Waymart on March 31...