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Seizure of contraband and unauthorized items at Collins Bay Institution

A fairly large seizure took place at the medium security unit of Collins Bay Institution on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019. The seizure of a package took place at approximately 5 p.m. “as a result of the vigilance of staff members,” according to a press release from Correctional Service Canada (CSC)

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Lockdown ended at Collins Bay Institution

The lockdown a both the maximum and medium security units at Collins Bay Institution has ended, following the completion of an exceptional search. The units were placed on lockdown on Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, and visits to the institution were suspended. As a result of the search, a number of

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Lockdown ended at medium security unit of Collins Bay Insititution

The lockdown and search of the medium security unit at Collins Bay Institution has now ended, according to Correctional Service Canada (CSC). The lockdown was put in place on Saturday, Dec. 29, 2018 after CSC staff seized a package containing contraband and unauthorized items, including large amounts of tobacco, marijuana,

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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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Unauthorized items seized at Collins Bay Institution

Correctional Service Canada (CSC) is crediting “the vigilance of staff members” for the recent seizure of a package containing unauthorized items at Collins Bay Institution. The package was seized on the perimeter of the medium security unit of the Institution at about 7:20 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018. Items

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Contraband items seized at Collins Bay Institution maximum security unit

Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) is crediting the vigilance of staff members of the seizure of a package containing contraband items at Collins Bay Institution. According to CSC, the package was seized at approximately 6:40 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018 on the perimeter of the maximum security unit at

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Lockdown lifted at Collins Bay Institution

The lockdown put in place early last week at Collins Bay Institution has now ended following an exception search at the facility, according to a press release from Correctional Service Canada (CSC). The medium security unit at Collins Bay Institution was placed on lockdown on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in

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Contraband including over a kilogram of marijuana seized at Collins Bay Institution

Contraband and unauthorized items with a combined estimated $115,000 institutional value have been seized from the medium security yard at Collins Bay Institution. According to a press release from Correctional Service Canada (CSC), “several packages” containing the contraband and unauthorized items were seized at approximately 9: 30 p.m. on Sunday,

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