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Resident at Hutchinson Correctional Facility tests positive for COVID-19
KNSS News
May 05, 2020 - 5:34 am
Kansas Department of Corrections Secretary Jeff Zmuda announced Monday that a resident at another KDOC Facility has tested positive for COVID-19. A male resident at the Hutchinson Correctional Facility tested positive after a recent transfer to Hutchinson from the Larned Correctional Facility. This...
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KNSS News
October 24, 2019 - 5:13 am
According to the Kansas Department of Corrections a group of inmates being relocated from Kansas to Arizona arrived safely Wednesday. Corrections officials say the transfer of 120 medium and maximum custody inmates were transported to the Saguaro Correctional Center in Eloy, Ariz., by secure air...
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April 30, 2019 - 2:23 am
The Kansas Department of Corrections four recent inmate deaths at three state correctional facilities. Since Friday, two Hutchinson Correctional Facility inmates, one Larned Correctional Mental Health Facility inmate, and one El Dorado Correctional Facility inmate have died. The cause of death in...
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March 17, 2019 - 11:55 am
Sedgwick County and the City of Wichita has the largest concentration of registered offenders and parolees in the state. Wichita Police say this poses risks to public safety. Through June 30 of last year, 1,269 people were released under parole supervision to the County, according to data from the...
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Dreamstime
January 12, 2019 - 9:49 pm
29-year-old Geoffrey Morris, the man shot in the officer involved shooting earlier this week, has died. He was taken off life support Saturday. His wife, Tia Brown, says he was shot by police while they tried to arrest him on a felony warrant. He had been wanted on several warrants and was known to...
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Dreamstime
August 02, 2017 - 5:23 am
EL DORADO, Kan. (KNSS) - Tuesday the Kansas Department of Corrections officially declared an emergency at the El Dorado Correctional Facility. Officers at EDCF filed a grievance through the Kansas Organization of State Employees after reports that they were required to work 16-hour shifts that were...
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