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State gets grant to help released offenders get jobs

October 6, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

DES MOINES –The United States Department of Justice, Office of Justice Planning (US DOJ OJP) recently gave notice to the Iowa Department of Corrections (DOC) and Iowa Workforce Development (IWD) that the State has been [Read More…]

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ISP officials release names of K2 offenders

April 24, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

FORT MADISON – The Iowa State Penitentiary has identified the presence of contraband drugs within the institution, and is taking appropriate steps to address the situation. The facility released the names today of five offenders [Read More…]

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ISP puts changes in place to combat drug issue

April 17, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON  –Iowa Department of Corrections officials are changing procedures at the Iowa State Penitentiary in Fort Madison due to an increase in drug and contraband activity at the prison. [Read More…]