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October 2020 Archive

October 30, 2020 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

SCI Coal Township employees collected pantry items for the annual food drive which benefits a Shamokin charity, Manna for the Many...


October 29, 2020 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

On Oct. 23, 2020, Executive Deputy Secretary George Little participated in a panel discussion about criminal justice reform...


October 29, 2020 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

​Scranton Community Corrections Center reentrants cleaned the Lackawanna Blind Association's parking lot...


Tags: Waymart
October 28, 2020 12:00 AM
By: Tyler Stump

Recently a woman reached out to the Pennsylvania State Archives asking if we had records/information about Farview State Hospital...


October 27, 2020 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

On Oct. 22, Transitional Living Centers wore purple to bring awareness and support to those whom have lost their lives...


October 26, 2020 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

On Oct. 15, Gaudenzia DRC held a Breast Cancer Awareness workshop for staff and reentrants. Information was made available for all...


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October 26, 2020 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

On Oct. 7, Quehanna Boot Camp graduated its 10,000th inmate from the Boot Camp program...


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October 22, 2020 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

When Kevin Fortuna accepted the position of Corrections School Principal at the Quehanna Boot Camp (QBC) in July 2016...


October 22, 2020 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

Throughout the beginning of October, SCI Laurel Highlands participated in a "Pie In The Face" contest as part of a fundraiser to benefit...


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October 16, 2020 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

As of Oct. 9, the three Labrador retrievers SCI Waymart grew to know so well—Zee, Zyla and Zeeta—have moved on to their new placements...