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MDOC Regarding Next Step on State Inmate Housing at ICRCF12/5/2019
Commercial Driving Class Trains for Future Jobs11/12/2019
Lincoln County Work Detail Escapee in Custody11/7/2019
Escapee from Work Detail in Lincoln County11/4/2019
$1 Million Grant Awarded to Expand Re-entry Services10/29/2019
Corrections Veteran Named Statewide Re-entry Coordinator10/24/2019
Help MDOC Find State Inmate10/21/2019
MDOC Hosting Job Fair at Pearl Public Library10/18/2019
Murder Suspect Not Mistakenly Released from Custody10/16/2019
MDOC Recruiting at Mississippi State Fair10/2/2019
Investigation at Pike County CWC Leads to Arrest 10/1/2019
Longtime Penitentiary Employee Found Unresponsive Dies10/1/2019
Storybook Recordings Keep Families Connected9/27/2019
Commissioner Hall on Latest Cellphone Jamming Test9/26/2019
Mock Escape Exercise Conducted at SMCI9/25/2019
Second Year MCCF Packs Meals for Malnourished Children9/9/2019
Correctional Officer Trainee Charged9/4/2019
Commissioner Hall Continues Push for Adequate Pay8/30/2019
MDOC Places New Recruiter in Job Market8/8/2019
Escaped State Inmate Captured in Perry County7/24/2019
Help MDOC Find Escapee in South Mississippi7/23/2019
Fresh Fruits and Vegetables on Prison Menu7/22/2019
Lockdown Lifted7/11/2019
Both State Escaped Inmates Now in Custody7/10/2019
Teamwork Cited as Difference Maker in Escapees' Capture7/10/2019
Search Continues Statewide for 2 Escapees 7/9/2019
MDOC Urges Residents to Remain On Alert7/8/2019
Parchman Escapee in Custody7/7/2019
Rewards Up to $12,500 Offered for 3 Escapees7/6/2019
Help MDOC Find Parchman Escapee7/5/2019
Three Escapees Wanted7/5/2019
Visitation Suspended at 3 State Prisons7/5/2019
Lockdown Extended Statewide Following Escapes7/5/2019
Quitman Co. CWC Escapee in Custody 6/28/2019
Help MDOC Find Quitman County Escapee6/27/2019
MDOC Promotes Re-entry Job Fair6/25/2019
MDOC Investigator Among Latest FBI Academy Graduates6/24/2019
MDOC Hosts the 2019 Re-entry Symposium6/19/2019
MDOC Offers More Housing for Re-entry5/6/2019
New State Law Combats Contraband Cellphone Usage4/25/2019
Major Shakedowns Continue to Keep Out Contraband4/19/2019
MDOC Provides Financial Boot Camp for Parolees4/17/2019
MDOC Conducting Interviews for Correctional Officers4/17/2019
SMCI Tests Mass Notification System4/10/2019
Hall Supports Federal Cellphone Jamming Legislation4/5/2019
Commissioner Hall Supports Federal Cellphone Jamming Legislation4/5/2019
State Inmate Charles Willis Back in Custody4/3/2019
WANTED ESCAPEE - State Inmate Charles Willis3/29/2019
New MDOC COs to Receive Starting Pay Increase 3/15/2019
3 Caught Attempting to Smuggle Controlled Substances2/26/2019
MDOC Holds Mock Job Fairs for Pre-Release Participants2/7/2019
Couple Arrested; Contraband and Gun Seized at MSP1/28/2019
SMCI Staffing Crisis Prompts Lockdown and Visitation Cancellation 1/25/2019
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Special Visitation for 300-Plus at CMCF12/28/2018
New Warden for Private Prisons and Regional Jails12/20/2018
Re-entry Services Expanding to Six Northern Counties12/3/2018
MEDIA ADVISORY: Thinking for a Change Probationers Graduate 12/3/2018
P and P Agents Provide for Needy via Outreach Projects11/21/2018
Lockdown Ended for Remaining Facilities11/19/2018
Commissioner Hall Statement on Gov. Bryant's Budget Recommendations11/16/2018
Transition Program Prepares Incarcerated Women for Freedom11/15/2018
CMCF Incarcerated Vets Train Dogs in Service Program 11/9/2018
Program Offers College Credit For Those Behind Bars11/2/2018
Miss Mississippi Extends Letter Writing Programs10/4/2018
MDOC is Recruiting at Mississippi State Fair10/4/2018
Commissioner Hall Announces More Changes at SMCI9/14/2018
Public Officials Tour Reopened Delta Correctional Facility 9/10/2018
More Than 200 Moved Ahead of Tropical storm 9/4/2018
MDOC Requests Assistance On Inmate Deaths 8/31/2018
Commissioner Hall’s Statement on Deaths in Custody 8/28/2018
Coahoma County Jail Escapee in Custody 8/24/2018
State Inmate Escapes Coahoma County Jail8/23/2018
Commissioner Hall’s Statement on Deaths in MDOC’s Custody8/21/2018
Man Serving 14 Years Dies in Prison8/17/2018
Probationer Nichols Back in Custody8/17/2018
Corrections Veteran Given New Role at MDOC8/15/2018
Acting New Leader at South Mississippi Prison8/14/2018
4-Year Correctional Officer Arrested at CMCF8/9/2018
MDOC Investigating Inmate Deaths at State Prisons8/6/2018
Inmate Serving Four Sentences Dies in Prison7/31/2018
Search Ends for Probationer Wanted in Holmes County7/26/2018
Inmate Once on FBI’s Most Wanted List Dies7/26/2018
MDOC’s Statement on the Recent Escape at SMCI 7/25/2018
Parchman Recovering from Major Storm Damage7/25/2018
Probationer Wanted for Questioning in Holmes Co. Homicide7/25/2018
Search Continues for State Inmate Escapee7/19/2018
Escaped State Inmate Captured in Crystal Springs 7/19/2018
HHCRCF Contraband Seizure a Concern to Commissioner7/12/2018
Agents Recovering after Motor Vehicle Accident7/12/2018
State Inmate Captured in Ocean Springs7/7/2018
Reward Offered in Search for Escaped Inmate7/7/2018
MDOC Continues Search for Escaped Inmate7/6/2018
MDOC Searching for Escaped Inmate7/5/2018
Small Amounts of Contraband Seized Proves Vigilance a Must6/29/2018
Special Family Visit Allowed Saturday at CMCF6/29/2018
MDOC Harvests 20,000 Pounds of Blueberries6/22/2018
CMCF Inmates Preparing for Release Attend Resource Fair 6/15/2018
3,000 Bags of Trash Removed in Anti-Litter Campaign 6/4/2018
Governor's Order Under Contracting Reform Fulfilled6/1/2018
2018 Re-Entry Symposium6/1/2018
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