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October 2018 Archive

Tags: Parole
October 11, 2018 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

Eastern Regional Director Louis Narvaez was a guest on the Philly Cam radio show Looking Forward to Reentry.


Tags: Huntingdon
October 11, 2018 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

Recent flooding in the region left plenty of debris in Smithfield. Two large piles in particular were estimated to cost $9,000 to clear out.


Tags: Albion
October 11, 2018 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

A trio of employees at SCI Albion reached new milestones in their DOC service.


October 11, 2018 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

Staff at Scranton CCC donated more than $600 worth of items to support the NEPA Youth Shelter in Scranton.


Tags: Mercer
October 10, 2018 12:00 AM
By: Andrea Shiock

Not only has SCI Mercer celebrated 40 years of operation in 2018, but also numerous staff have marked 20 and 25 years of service.


Tags: Mercer
October 10, 2018 12:00 AM
By: Andrea Shiock

A joint research project between SCI Mercer and Slippery Rock University examined therapy dogs reducing stress in men in prison.


Tags: Chester
October 09, 2018 12:00 AM
By: Madeline Quinn

Although he has to commute two hours each way to get to work, Cpt. Reed Davy is a reliable officer who always reports for duty.


Tags: Phoenix
October 09, 2018 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

SCI Phoenix Captain Sammuel Harker graduated from the elite National Emergency Management Advanced Academy (NEMAA).


Tags: Camp Hill
October 09, 2018 12:00 AM
By: Tonya Heist

The SCI Camp Hill Education Department was tasked to hold a Reentry Fair for inmates. In the end of September, that fair became a reality.


Tags: Mercer
October 08, 2018 12:00 AM
By: Andrea Shiock

After passing his Canine Good Citizen test and leaving the program, Roscoe has found his forever home—with a special twist.