News & Announcements
Tom Vohs, deputy director of Kansas Correctional Industries (KCI) in Lansing, was named the winner of the National Correctional Industries Association (NCIA) staff award for the South Central Region and is a finalist for a national award which will be announced in April.
Hoping to help students embark on a path to success, two Ellsworth Correctional Facility (ECF) residents gave both time and money recently to the Ottawa Middle School.
An in-depth look at current trends and changes within the Kansas Department of Corrections (KDOC) has been published and is available to the public.
Celebrity chef and bestselling author Jeff Henderson dropped by the kitchen at Hutchinson Correctional Facility (HCF) Tuesday and spoke to inmates to deliver a message of inspiration and hope about their futures after prison. Henderson, who spent nearly a decade in federal prison for drug trafficking, was in town to give a lecture at Hutchinson Community College and requested the HCF visit.
The group tasked with ruling on requests for parole by Kansas offenders, the Kansas Prisoner Review Board (PRB), has selected Adam Pfannenstiel to replace Marie McNeal as its administrator.