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OPP charge individual in historical assault at Millhaven Institution

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP)-led Joint Forces Penitentiary Squad has charged an individual in connection with an assault at the Millhaven Institution on Nov. 19, 2012.  One individual was reported to have assaulted an inmate, according to a release from the OPP, dated Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2021. The investigation began

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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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Smuggling attempt leads to arrest of three outside Bath Institution

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP)-led Joint Forces Penitentiary Squad, under direction of the OPP Criminal Investigation Branch, has charged several people after an attempt to smuggle contraband into Bath Institution. According to a release from OPP, dated Monday, Jan. 11, 2021, members of the Pen Squad, assisted by members of

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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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Police searching for drone trapped in tree near Collins Bay Institution

The search is ongoing for a drone that police and correctional staff believe is trapped in a tree near Collins Bay Institution. The Joint Forces Penitentiary Squad, which is led by the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), was contacted by officials with the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) about a drone

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Attempt to smuggle drugs intercepted at Collins Bay Institution

Two people have been arrested after their attempt to smuggle contraband into Collins Bay Institution was thwarted by police and corrections officers. According to the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), two people were seen on Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) property adjacent to Collins Bay Institution just after 8 p.m. on

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Former Corrections Canada employee charged with smuggling contraband

A former Corrections Canada employee has been charged with smuggling contraband into Collins Bay Institution. The OPP-led Joint Forces Penitentiary Squad, under direction of the OPP Criminal Investigation Branch, have charged 35-year-old Stephanie Sly, of Elgin, Ontario in connection with the smuggling of several types of contraband into the Kingston

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Four arrests made for drone use, drug smuggling at Collins Bay Institution

The Joint Forces Penitentiary Squad, led by the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), have arrested four people in connection with the use of a drone to smuggle contraband into Collins Bay Institution. The lengthy investigation, under the direction of the OPP Criminal Investigation Branch and the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC),

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Suspect caught after attempted package drop at Collins Bay Institution

A Toronto man is facing charges after he was found trespassing at Collins Bay Institution a day after someone attempted to drop a package over the walls of the institution. On Wednesday, Apr. 1, 2020, a large police presence surrounded the institution after a male dressed in black was seen

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Two arrested, drone seized near Collins Bay Institution

Two individuals from Quebec have been arrested and charged after police intercepted a drone shipment of contraband at Collins Bay Institution, according to the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP). At approximately 4 a.m. on Tuesday, Mar. 24, 2020, members of the OPP-led Joint Forces Penitentiary Squad, Kingston Police, and the Correctional

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Collins Bay Institution on lockdown following second inmate assault in a week

A lockdown has been put in place to allow for a search at Collins Bay Institution following the assault of an inmate at the correctional facility. According to the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC), the lockdown was put in place in the medium-security unit of the Institution at approximately 9:30

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