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Community Corrections Officer Kasey Ulin Inducted into Spartan Hall of Fame

FORKS – The Forks High School Basketball program has inducted Kasey Ulin into its Spartan Basketball Hall of Fame. Ulin, who is also a community corrections officer at the Department's Port Angeles Field Office, played for the Spartans...

February 20, 2018

Accountability Letters Kindle Remorse, Healing

Judy Dutcher spent years in a dark place after a neighbor murdered her 13-year-old daughter in 1989. She never thought receiving a letter from the person who killed her daughter would be the key to helping her feel whole again...

February 16, 2018

Incarcerated Artists Art Auction for Hurricane Relief

Photos from the event were added to the gallery Feb. 21st. TACOMA – Inmates from across the state are helping hurricane victims, one brush stroke at a time. The Department of Corrections, in partnership with Bates Technical College and Numbers2Names volunteers, is hosting an art auction...

February 9, 2018

Success Story: “Dennis” Overcoming Addiction and Incarceration to Become a Better Father

A year is not a very long time to change your life. Dennis started smoking and doing drugs when he was under the age of 10 and began using harder drugs in 6th grade...

February 6, 2018