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Offender Death at Indiana State Prison (10/29/2014)

IDOC Announces Closure of Camp Summit Boot Camp
Offender Death at Indiana Women’s Prison
IDOC Inmate Tests Positive for Tuberculosis
Annual Trash Bash Program Huge Success
Offenders Give Back to Victims of Sexual Assault
IDOC Taking Steps to Improve Quality of Care for Mentally Ill Offenders
Documentary Featuring Indiana Parole Agents Receives National Award
Law Enforcement Notification System Keeps Tabs on State Prisoners
New study in Indiana examines the impact of family visitation on incarcerated youth


Indiana Finds Success in New Program Aimed at Keeping Cell Phones Out of Prison
IDOC Directors Receive National Award for Leadership in Correctional Education
IDOC Parole Partners with Local Agencies to Keep Communities Safe on Halloween
2013 Statewide Trainers' Conference
Fallen Correctional Officer to be honored at Memorial Service in Indianapolis tomorrow
Indiana Leading the Way for Family Engagement of Incarcerated Youth
44 Year IDOC Employee Receives High Honor from Governor Pence
IDOC Raises $45,000 for Special Olympics Indiana
UIndy study finds prison nursery helps inmates and children
Ceremony Honors Graduates of Offender Workforce Development Specialist Training Program
Plainfield Correctional Facility Captain receives "Patriot" award
Gary Parole District to Host Open House
Offenders Donate to Victims of Sexual Assault
Prison Playing Cards Aim to Help Solve Indiana Cold Cases
IDOC Sees Drop in Youth Recidivism Rate
IDOC Announces Decline in Indiana's Recidivism Rate
Indiana offender mistakenly released from Illinois
Pence Reappoints Bruce Lemmon as Commissioner of IDOC


2012 Class of Experience & Emerging Leaders
Fallen Heroes Dedication
IDOC Receives National Award for Sustainability
IDOC Parole Keeping Communities Safer Through Operation Safe Halloween
State reduces debt by more than half in 8 years
2012 Statewide Trainers' Conference
Indiana Parole Agents Featured in New Documentary Series
IDOC Pulls in Donations for Special Olympics
Offender Workforce Development Specialists Graduation
New Castle Walk Aways Apprehended
Minimum Security Offenders Walk Away from New Castle Correctional Facility
IDOC Announces Closure of South Bend Juvenile Correctional Facility
Indiana Department of Correction and Johnson Controls Celebrate Earth Day
Offenders Donate to Victims of Sexual Assault
New Castle Correctional Facility Annex Dedication
Former IDOC Electric Chair Finds a New Home
Indiana Prison Documentary Receives National Award


IDOC Leadership Retreat
2011 IDOC Class of Experienced & Emerging Leaders
IDOC Museum Dedication
Putnamville Correctional Facility Trees Inc. Award
$12,000 in New Scholarships Awarded to IDOC Staff
IDOC Offenders Give Back to Victims of Domestic Violence
IDOC Juvenile Facility Receives National Award
2011 Statewide Trainers' Conference
Second Class of Correctional Police Officers Sworn In
IDOC Pulls in Donations for Special Olympics
IDOC Receives National Award in Corrections|
IDOC and Plainfield Partnership Produces Savings
Offender Walkaway Apprehended
Resident Walks Away From Indianapolis Re-Entry Educational Facility Work Crew
Prisoners and Service Dogs and People with Disabilities Equals Miracle
IDOC Commissioner Speaks at First-ever National Symposium on Sustainable Corrections
Correctional Training Institute Goes Green
IDOC Staff Members Receive Governor's Public Service Achievement Awards
IDOC Offenders Donate to Victims Group
IDOC Commissioner Bruce Lemmon Recognizes Correctional Employees
INDOT Trash Bash 2011
IDOC and SSA Assist Offenders on Path to Re-entry
IDOC Central Office Recommended for Re-accreditation|
IDOC Museum Dedication
Plainfield STOP Facility
TLC Documentary Features Indiana Prison
Departing IDOC Commissioner Receives Distinguished Service Medal
Specialized Veterans Unit Opens at the Indianapolis Re-Entry Educational Facility
Governor names new leader for the Department of Correction


IDOC Leadership Retreat
Governor, state leaders endorse results of sentencing study
South Bend Community Re-entry Center Recommended for Accreditation
2010 IDOC Statewide Trainers' Conference
Correctional Training Institute Receives Perfect Score for Re-accreditation
2010 Class of Experienced & Emerging Leaders Graduates
IDOC Commissioner Buss Editorial
IDOC Warns of Jail Scam
New Castle Correctional Facility Receives Perfect Score for Re-accreditation
IDOC to Host Operation Safe Halloween
IDOC Commissioner Recognizes Staff for Excellence
Corrections Official Earns Professional Designation
IDOC Correctional Training Institute Celebrates Ten Year Anniversary
International Delegation Visits Indiana Prison
New Castle Correctional Facility Recommended for Re-accreditation
IDOC Awarded Almost 1 Million in Grants to Improve Juvenile Re-entry
Madison Juvenile Correctional Facility to Host Open House
IDOC Staff and Offenders Donate to the Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Hostage Situation Resolved Peacefully
IDOC Offenders and Partners Give to Indiana National Guard Relief Fund
IDOC Partners with CMS to Deliver Substance Abuse Services
IDOC to Better Serve Marion County Offenders during Re-Entry
Ronald J. Miller, Jr. Named Chief Financial Officer of Indiana Department of Correction
Governor Daniels to attend MCF PLUS graduation
IDOC Issues 2nd Edition of Indiana Cold Case Playing Cards
IDOC Partners with Lake County for Town Hall
IDOC Updates ALERT Notification Service
IDOC Improves Victim Notification Service
IDOC Kicks Off State-wide Blood Drive Challenge
Ex-Inmate Aaron Reason and Inmates Got Talent Host/Comedian Johnny Collins to Return to Prison to Inspire Inmates to Live Productive Lives
IDOC Partners with Marion County for Town Hall
Governor Daniels Honors Graduates of Prison Substance Abuse Programs
Governor to Address IDOC Substance Abuse Graduates
IDOC Inmates Give Back to Prison Program
IDOC Parole Division Receives First ACA Accreditation
IDOC Golf Open Raises Over $32,00 for Employee Assistance Fund
IDOC Announces Closure of Youth Facility
IDOC and CMS Offering Mammogram, CT, and MRI Services Inside Indiana Prisons


IDOC Providing Coal Mining Job Training for Offenders