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WCCW Sends Quilts, Infant Clothes to Incarcerated Mothers in Thailand

GIG HARBOR – Incarcerated women and their babies inside Thailand prisons have a little extra warmth and comfort, thanks to a group of quilters from the Washington State Department of Corrections (DOC)...

November 21, 2016

Detective Cookie's Chess Club Receives Handcrafted Boards from Stafford Creek YouTube icon

A decade ago, Seattle Police Detective Denise "Cookie" Bouldin was trying to find a way to get the youth in Seattle's Rainier Valley engaged. After having a charity basketball game, the youth decided they wanted to learn the game of chess...

November 15, 2016

22 Pushup Challenge to Honor Our Veterans YouTube icon

In honor of Veterans’ Day, staff at the Washington State Department of Corrections’ Headquarters in Tumwater, Wash. participated in the 22 Pushup Challenge to bring awareness to veteran suicide prevention.

November 10, 2016

DOC Corrections Staff Walk a Mile in High Heels for Domestic Violence Awareness

The Washington Department of Corrections was among approximately 60 participants at the YWCA of Walla Walla's annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes...

November 7, 2016