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by Cheryl Cadue last modified Dec 03, 2012 03:04 PM
KDOC Assists Offenders Reintegration into Communities

KDOC Assists Offenders Reintegration into Communities

by KDOC News last modified Jul 14, 2017 03:32 PM

Reentry Week shines spotlight on programs that help offenders transition successfully

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Three names to be added to the Kansas Law Enforcement Memorial in May

Three names to be added to the Kansas Law Enforcement Memorial in May

by Cheryl Cadue last modified Apr 24, 2017 10:47 AM

The 35th Annual Kansas Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony will be held at noon, Friday, May 5, in the second floor rotunda at the Kansas State House. The ceremony will honor Kansas City Police Department Detective Brad Lancaster, Kansas City Police Department Captain Robert Melton and Johnson County Sheriff's Office Master Deputy Brandon Collins.

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KDOC Staff Train to Help Offenders Transition by Offering a Helping Hand to the Needy

KDOC Staff Train to Help Offenders Transition by Offering a Helping Hand to the Needy

by KDOC News last modified Apr 05, 2017 03:20 PM

KDOC staff who work to help offenders transition back to life outside of prison gathered for two days of training in Wichita on March 30 and 31

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KDOC Celebrates One Year of Therapy Program for Juvenile Offenders in Southeast Kansas

KDOC Celebrates One Year of Therapy Program for Juvenile Offenders in Southeast Kansas

by KDOC News last modified Mar 01, 2017 11:45 AM

On Friday, Feb. 24, in Pittsburg, the Kansas Department of Corrections recognized Eckerd Kids for providing a program of therapy and supervision as an alternative to removing youth from their homes or incarcerating them.

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Blues Singer Rita Chiarelli Performs with Women Inmate Choir

Blues Singer Rita Chiarelli Performs with Women Inmate Choir

by KDOC News last modified Feb 16, 2017 03:38 PM

A short video filmed at Topeka Correctional Facility (TCF) featuring a female inmate choir will be shown Friday, Feb. 17, at the Folk Alliance International Conference being held in Kansas City.

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Former New York Inmate Turned Fitness Entrepreneur Films at Lansing

Former New York Inmate Turned Fitness Entrepreneur Films at Lansing

by KDOC News last modified Feb 10, 2017 04:35 PM

New York City-based workout expert Coss Marte uses sweat and pain to build character, as well as healthy bodies. He pushes his clients to use their own body weight and limited space to hone their physiques. He knows how to do this, because he once lost 70 pounds himself, doing exercises primarily in a prison cell.

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Human Trafficking Expert Speaks to KDOC Staff

Human Trafficking Expert Speaks to KDOC Staff

by KDOC News last modified Jan 11, 2017 04:24 PM

The Kansas Department of Corrections (KDOC) plays an integral part in the fight against human trafficking, according to an expert on the topic who addressed KDOC staff Tuesday in Topeka.

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Governor Brownback Proclaims January 2017 Mentoring Month

Governor Brownback Proclaims January 2017 Mentoring Month

by KDOC News last modified Jan 05, 2017 10:23 AM

Gov. Sam Brownback praised the mentoring program of the Kansas Department of Corrections (KDOC) as he proclaimed January 2017 as Mentoring Month.

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