Lock­down at Drumheller In­sti­tu­tion

The Drumheller Mail - - NEWS - Submitted The Drumheller Mail

On Thurs­day, April 6, 2017, at about 7:50 a.m. a lock­down was put in place in the medium se­cu­rity unit at Drumheller In­sti­tu­tion, to en­able staff mem­bers to con­duct an ex­cep­tional search.

The search was or­dered to en­sure the safety and se­cu­rity of the in­sti­tu­tion, its staff and in­mates. Nor­mal op­er­a­tions will re­sume as soon as con­sid­ered safe to do so.

Vis­its have been sus­pended un­til the search is com­pleted. The Cor­rec­tional Ser­vice of Canada (CSC) is com­mit­ted to pre­vent­ing the en­try of con­tra­band into its in­sti­tu­tions. CSC also works in part­ner­ship with the po­lice to take action against those who at­tempt to in­tro­duce con­tra­band into cor­rec­tional in­sti­tu­tions. it is

On Thurs­day, April 6 the Drumheller In­sti­tu­tion was locked down to fa­cil­i­tate and ex­cep­tional search.

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