News & Announcements
Inmate gardeners hope to donate 10,000 pounds of vegetables and $5,000 in profit to local charities.
It’s not the building, but the people who work there, who are responsible for the success of Larned Juvenile Correctional Facility (LJCF). That was the sentiment shared by current and former staff, who gathered to celebrate 10 years of the program’s current home Wednesday, July 10.
A plan to merge the state’s juvenile and adult correctional systems goes into effect today, following the legislature’s approval and months of preparation.
Ellsworth Correctional Facility (ECF) celebrates 25 years of service to Kansas this summer, highlighted by a ceremony to be held June 21, when the Kansas Department of Corrections (KDOC) will recognize the contributions of all who have ever served at the facility.
In response to Governor Brownback’s line item veto of the FY 2015 budget cuts & partial veto of the FY 2014 budget cuts for the Kansas Department of Corrections, Secretary Ray Roberts has released the following statement:
The Juvenile Justice Authority (JJA) will begin making the long-awaited transition to a new offender management information system this fall.
The Kansas Department of Corrections (KDOC) has chosen a new director of the Office of Victim Services (OVS), Secretary Ray Roberts announced on Wednesday, June 5, 2013.