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Remembrance Receptions honor victims of homicide

Remembrance Receptions honor victims of homicide

by Todd Fertig last modified Dec 15, 2017 03:30 PM

As a way to help them remember and celebrate lost loved ones, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt and victim service providers met with family and friends of homicide victims at four remembrance receptions this month, in Wichita, Kansas City, Topeka, and for the first time, in Garden City.

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Joel Hrabe Named Warden of Norton Correctional Facility

Joel Hrabe Named Warden of Norton Correctional Facility

by KDOC News last modified Dec 06, 2017 11:01 AM

Kansas Department of Corrections (KDOC) Secretary Joe Norwood announced today that Joel Hrabe has been named warden of the Norton Correctional Facility (NCF).

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Agency mourns loss of volunteers at LCF

Agency mourns loss of volunteers at LCF

by KDOC News last modified Dec 05, 2017 09:01 AM

The Kansas Department of Corrections sends it condolences to the families of Gerald Baxter of Clay Center and Carla Rene Polson of Blue Rapids who were killed in a vehicle accident while en route to serve as volunteers at Lansing Correctional Facility (LCF) Friday.

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KDOC Presents Plan for Reconstruction of  Lansing Correctional Facility

KDOC Presents Plan for Reconstruction of Lansing Correctional Facility

by KDOC News last modified Nov 30, 2017 11:28 AM

The Kansas Department of Corrections (KDOC) today presented plans to the legislature’s Joint Committee on State Building Construction on the proposal to replace the state’s 150-year-old correctional facility in Lansing.

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TCF celebrates education participants' pursuit of a dream

TCF celebrates education participants' pursuit of a dream

by KDOC News last modified Nov 20, 2017 12:13 PM

No one dreams of being incarcerated, Jay Hertel pointed out at a celebration of educational achievement at Topeka Correctional Facility on Nov. 16. But dreams aren’t constrained by the setting.

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Governor Brownback applauds workforce specialists who assist offenders

Governor Brownback applauds workforce specialists who assist offenders

by KDOC News last modified Nov 09, 2017 11:48 AM

Governor Sam Brownback shared his appreciation for Kansans who help offenders gain employment at a training program for workforce specialists on Nov. 8 at the State Capitol.

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KDOC Staff Member Receives National Award for Work with Other States in Supervising Offenders

KDOC Staff Member Receives National Award for Work with Other States in Supervising Offenders

by KDOC News last modified Nov 06, 2017 08:33 AM

Kansas Department of Corrections’ Deputy Compact Administrator Matt Billinger was honored at the Statehouse in Topeka on Friday, Nov. 3, for his oversight of offenders whose supervision crosses state lines.

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Barton Community College celebrates learning at ECF

Barton Community College celebrates learning at ECF

by KDOC News last modified Nov 06, 2017 08:33 AM

Barton Community College held its annual Learning Celebration for 2017 at the Ellsworth Correctional Facility (ECF) Spiritual Life Center on Thursday, November 2.

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Norton Correctional Facility Announces Retirement of Warden Shelton

Norton Correctional Facility Announces Retirement of Warden Shelton

by KDOC News last modified Oct 23, 2017 08:54 AM

Norton Correctional Facility (NCF) Warden Jay L. Shelton will retire on Dec. 1 after 25 years as the warden of the facility to take the position of administrator of a retirement home in Norton.

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