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November 21, 2018 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

Critical Incident Manager Lieutenant Russ Feese is retired, but he returned to his old facility at SCI Coal Township...


Tags: Mercer
November 21, 2018 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

SCI Mercer held its 10th annual Veterans Day luncheon/cookout to honor and thank all veterans for their service to their country.


Tags: Pine Grove
November 21, 2018 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

More than 50 inmates graduated at SCI Pine Grove on Nov. 14 during its graduation ceremony.


Tags: Forest
November 21, 2018 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

Julie Thornton's second grade students from Immaculate Conception Church in Brookville write letters of appreciation...


Tags: DOC
November 20, 2018 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

The Pennsylvania Department of Corrections has settled a suit over treatment of inmates with Hepatitis C.


Tags: DOC
November 20, 2018 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

In an effort to allow families to visit their loved ones in state prisons during the holiday season, many facilities hold extended hours...


November 19, 2018 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

Six reentrants from the Pittsburgh Community Corrections Center assisted Wildwin Stables in resurfacing the horse paddocks.


Tags: Greene
November 19, 2018 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

SCI Greene's Honor Guard participated in a Veterans Day concert hosted by Heaven Bound Ministries...


Tags: Somerset
November 16, 2018 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

Despite the impending snow storm and 26-degree temperatures, SCI Somerset enjoyed one last BBQ luncheon.


Tags: Huntingdon
November 16, 2018 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

SCI Huntingdon's Supt. Kevin Kauffman presented staff with their service certificates and pins at a recent administrative staff meeting.