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Tags: DOC
November 14, 2018 12:00 AM
By: Sue McNaughton

Effective September 24, 2018, Dr. Lucas Malishchak was named director of the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections' Psychology Office.


Tags: DOC
November 14, 2018 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

The latest episode of DOC's podcast features two security officers discussing how drugs enter our facilities.


November 14, 2018 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

In celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Bureau of Community Corrections, the Johnstown Community Corrections Center held an open house


November 14, 2018 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

For his great work Roy Dale Hostovich was named CI's Employee of the Quarter.


November 14, 2018 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

SCI Coal Township treated staff in all three shifts on Veterans Day with special cupcakes purchased from a local specialty baker.


Tags: Mercer
November 14, 2018 12:00 AM
By: Andrea Shiock

In honor of Veterans Day 2018, SCI Mercer held a ceremony on the Veterans Service Unit (VSU) on Nov. 9.


Tags: Albion
November 14, 2018 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

Patty Puline from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine came to SCI Albion to speak about her personal story...


Tags: Albion
November 14, 2018 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

SCI Albion held its Second Annual RTU/SNU Olympics in the gymnasium with approximately 200 participants on Nov. 6.


Tags: Mahanoy
November 13, 2018 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

How do you get more inmates to read, and to read a wider variety of fiction? Challenge them and offer chocolate as an incentive!


Tags: Frackville
November 13, 2018 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

Nearly 70 staff members attended SCI Frackville's annual staff Veterans Day ceremony on Nov. 8 in the facility's gym.