Latest Corrections officer Stories

2010-03-16 07:00:00

METUCHEN, N.J., March 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Berkeley Varitronics Systems, Inc.

2009-06-23 09:00:00

Citing Urgent Need for Reform, Bipartisan Panel Sends U.S.

2008-09-01 03:00:18

By Williams, Walt CHARLESTON - Saying they need find ways to recruit new people, the directors of the West Virginia's three incarceration systems are asking state lawmakers to study creating a new retirement system for correctional officers.

2008-07-05 03:00:25

By Joe Nelson Staff Writer BAKER - Two private correctional officers were hospitalized Friday after a fracas at the correctional facility here triggered by unruly inmates, officials said. About 1 p.m., a correctional officer attempted to handcuff an inmate who was being disruptive.

2007-08-29 03:19:23

By Lough, Jonathan Wald, Elise; Byrne, Kenneth; Walker, Gordon Correctional work is a highly stressful occupation that can impact the health of correctional officers (Casey, Dollard and Winefield, 2001).

2006-05-02 00:22:37

PHOENIX, Arizona (Reuters) - A female corrections officer was being held hostage by a male inmate late Monday inside a medium-security unit at a state prison in southern Arizona, a prison official said.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.