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Attempted contraband run thwarted by Hawaii Island correctional staff

An inmate at the Hale Nani Reintegration Center was caught trying to bring contraband into his dorm Saturday morning.

At approximately 11 a.m., Sloan Deleon was seen running out of a dorm and up a hillside. 142 more words


Officials: 17 Arrested In Contraband Crackdown At Rikers Island

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Authorities say 17 people, including inmates and correction officers, have been arrested as part of a Rikers Island contraband smuggling investigation. 305 more words


#scotlitfest exclusive: Wicked Leaks.

This week, Saraband have given us a sneak peek of Wicked Leaks by Matt Bendoris, which is published on July 7th. For more information on the book, … 231 more words


Contraband: Health or Security Issue? Part III

This month the Essentials of Correctional Nursing blog welcomes Gayle F. Burrow RN, BSN, MPH, CCHP-RN, Correctional Health Care Consultant from Portland, OR, to the blogging team. 413 more words

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Full-body scanner coming to Ottawa jail

A full-body scanner capable of detecting illegal drugs and weapons is expected to be installed in Ottawa’s jail within the next month.

The Ottawa-Carleton Detention Centre will be the first jail to receive the technology after the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services announced Tuesday that the full-body scanners will be installed in all 26 adult jails across the province within the next two years. 301 more words

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30 Days, 30 Authors - J.L. Campbell

The next author up during the 30 Days, 30 Authors event is J.L. Campbell! One thing I love about J.L.’s books is no matter the plot line, they will definitely keep you on the edge of your seat. 1,007 more words