Tag Archive for Corrections Department

4 multi-inmate fights at Wash. prison; 1 injured

ABERDEEN, Wash. (AP) — A Washington state Corrections Department spokeswoman says all medium-security and minimum-security units at a state prison in Aberdeen are locked down after a series of multi-inmate fights…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Slain Wash. prison guard's family files lawsuit

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — The family of a corrections officer killed in January 2011 by an inmate at a Washington state prison in Monroe has sued the state Corrections Department and the prison’s former superintendent. The family of Jayme Biendl contends that system failures helped the inmate commit murder…. …read more

From: AP Washington News


Inmate stabbed in Wash. reformatory fight

MONROE, Wash. (AP) — A Washington Corrections Department spokeswoman says a state reformatory inmate in Monroe stabbed another inmate multiple times with a homemade weapon during a fight in the stairwell of a living unit…. …read more

From: AP Washington News