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Large quantity of tobacco seized after suspected drone drop at Collins Bay Institution

According to the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC), staff at Collins Bay Institution seized packages containing unauthorized items on Sunday, Jul. 4, 2021. The packages are suspected to be the result of a suspected drone drop, CSC said in a press release on Thursday, Jul. 8, 2021. The items seized

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CSC seize over $39k in contraband at Collins Bay Institution

A package containing contraband and unauthorized items was seized as a result of a suspected drone drop at Collins Bay Institution, a multi-level security facility, on Wednesday, Jun. 23, 2021. According to a release from the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC), dated Monday, Jun. 28, 2021, the contraband seized included

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CSC seize multiple packages of contraband at Collins Bay Institution

Over the course of the last two weeks, the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC), along with help from the Joint Forces Penitentiary Squad and Kingston Police, seized multiple packages of contraband intended to make its way inside Collins Bay Institution. According to CSC, the packages were seized on the perimeter

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Quebec couple arrested after drone drop attempts at Collins Bay Institution

A couple from Quebec are facing multiple charges after a number of law enforcement service members came together to track and arrest the pair, who were attempting to drop prohibited items onto the property of Collins Bay Institution by drone. According to Kingston Police, the events surrounding the arrest began

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CSC seize over $200K in contraband at Collins Bay Institution

The Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) has seized multiple packages containing contraband and unauthorized items intended to make their way inside Collins Bay Institution. According to CSC, the packages were seized on the perimeter of Collins Bay Institution “as the result of the vigilance of staff members” at approximately 11

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CSC seize packages containing contraband and drugs at Collins Bay Institution

Multiple packages have been seized on the perimeter of Collins Bay Institution, which contained tobacco, large amounts of drugs, as well as cell phone accessories. According to the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC), the packages containing contraband and unauthorized items were seized at approximately 11 p.m. on Wednesday, May 19,

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Contraband seized at Collins Bay Institution worth over $16,000

The Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) has released information regarding a package containing contraband at Collins Bay Institution. According to CSC, the package was seized on the perimeter of Collins Bay Institution “as the result of the vigilance of staff members” at approximately 7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 26, 2021.

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Contraband package seized on perimeter of Collins Bay Institution

The Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) has seized a package of contraband intended to make its way inside Collins Bay Institution. According to CSC, the package was seized on the perimeter of Collins Bay Institution “as the result of the vigilance of staff members” at approximately 6:40 p.m. on Sunday,

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CSC seize over $70k in contraband at Collins Bay Institution

A package containing contraband was seized on the perimeter of Collins Bay institution at around 9:15 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 31, 2021. According to a release from Correctional Service of Canada (CSC), dated Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021, the contraband seized included tobacco, drugs, and drug paraphernalia. CSC says the total

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Employee charged with theft from Collins Bay Penitentiary pharmacy

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP)-led Joint Forces Penitentiary Squad, under direction of the OPP Criminal Investigation Branch, have charged a Kingston resident in connection with an alleged theft at the Collins Bay Institution in Kingston. OPP say that on Dec. 4, 2020 the Penitentiary Squad, in conjunction with the Correctional

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CSC to begin vaccinating high-risk inmates Friday

Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) announced on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021 that it will begin vaccinating older, medically vulnerable federal inmates against COVID-19 this week. According to CSC, this is the first phase of their vaccine rollout, as recommended by the National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI). CSC plans to

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Kingston Police arrest suspect in drug throw-over at Collins Bay Institution

A Toronto man has been arrested and charged after Kingston Police successfully intervened in his attempts to throw a package of contraband items over the walls of Collins Bay Institution. The incident took place on the evening of Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2020, when, at approximately 8:40 p.m., officers from the

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