Tag Archives: prison

Toymakers help inmates get back on track

Spirit of Christmas alive at Alberta correctional centres As Christmas draws ever closer, toymakers in Santa’s workshop in the North Pole are busy making all the right presents for all the right children. At Alberta’s Fort Saskatchewan Correctional Centre (FSCC) … Continue reading

Posted in Correctional Services | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Former soldier kicks off remand centre boot camp

When serving in Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry, Troy MacInnis learned the values of discipline and hard work. Those are lessons he has never forgotten. Now he serves Albertans as a correctional peace officer (CPO) at Edmonton Remand Centre (ERC), … Continue reading

Posted in Correctional Services | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Do you want to go to jail?

September 8-14 marks the sixth annual Corrections Week in Alberta. During this week, corrections staff in Alberta Justice and Solicitor General hold a number of events to help Albertans understand the work they do. Let’s face it, for the most … Continue reading

Posted in Correctional Services | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment