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PRESS RELEASE: Escapee From Cedar Creek Corrections Center Arrested in Bellingham Area

ROCHESTER — A minimum custody incarcerated individual who escaped from the Cedar Creek Corrections Center (CCCC) near Rochester in southwest Washington over the weekend has been apprehended this morning in Whatcom County...

November 18, 2021

Helping Improve Vision Around the World One Pair of Glasses at a Time

Correctional Industries (CI) is teaming up with Lions Clubs International to assist the Northwest Lions Eyeglass Recycling Center (NWLERC) in Olympia, Washington...

November 18, 2021

PRESS RELEASE: Department of Corrections Searching for Incarcerated Individual Escaped From Cedar Creek Corrections Center

ROCHESTER – An incarcerated individual has escaped from the Cedar Creek Corrections Center (CCCC) near Rochester in southwest Washington. The individual, 32-year-old Garrett Stephen Young, was discovered missing...

November 13, 2021

Employing and Supporting Veterans at Corrections

Currently, approximately 11% of the Washington State Department of Corrections roughly 8,500 staff members have identified themselves as veterans...

November 10, 2021