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Public Alert: Department of Corrections Searching for One Inmate Who Escaped from the Goldendale Fire Crew on Aug. 15, 2017


Yoga Behind Bars

Incarcerated individuals in the Washington State Department of Corrections’ custody have various programs available in the correctional facilities. A relatively new one is yoga...

October 13, 2017

Reentry Team Wins Award

SEATTLE – A Department of Corrections Reentry Transition Specialist Team has earned an award for its work to help and support incarcerated individuals successfully transition back into the community...

October 6, 2017

Therapeutic Communities: 20 Years of Breaking the Cycle of Addiction

GIG HARBOR – Bridie Clevenger started using drugs when she was 9. It was the only way she knew how to mask the pain of abuse and sexual assault she endured from family members...

September 29, 2017

Community Corrections Officer Gets Donation From Correctional Peace Officers Foundation After Injury

PIERCE COUNTY – The Correctional Peace Officers Foundation recently donated $500 to a Washington State Department of Corrections (DOC) community corrections officer to help pay for medical bills following an injury he sustained while on duty...

September 28, 2017