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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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Collins Bay Institution medium security unit on lockdown after seizure of contraband

Staff at Collins Bay Institution seized a package containing a combined 2,819.6 grams of tobacco, marijuana, and crack cocaine inside the medium security unit, resulting in a lockdown of the unit. The package was seized at approximately 12:15 p.m. “as the result of the vigilance of staff members,” according to

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Lockdown and search ended at Collins Bay Institution

The lockdown at the medium-security unit of Collins Bay Institution has now ended following the completion of an exceptional search, according to Correctional Service Canada (CSC). The penitentiary had been placed on lockdown on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, following the seizure of a package containing contraband and unauthorized items. Additionally,

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Contraband seizure at Collins Bay Institution results in lockdown

The medium-security unit at Collins Bay Institution is currently on lockdown after a package containing contraband and unauthorized items was seized. The seizure took place at approximately 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, and was the “result of the vigilance of staff members,” according to a press release from

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Lockdown and search at Millhaven Institution ended

Numerous unauthorized items were found as a result of the lockdown and exceptional search at Millhaven Institution, which has now ended, according to Correctional Service Canada (CSC). The lockdown was put in place on Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018 in order to carry out the exceptional search. The search was ordered

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