News & Announcements
Escaped: June 18, 2013 / 5:10 p.m.
Ellsworth Correctional Facility (ECF) celebrates 25 years of service to Kansas this summer, highlighted by a ceremony to be held June 21, when the Kansas Department of Corrections (KDOC) will recognize the contributions of all who have ever served at the facility.
In response to Governor Brownback’s line item veto of the FY 2015 budget cuts & partial veto of the FY 2014 budget cuts for the Kansas Department of Corrections, Secretary Ray Roberts has released the following statement:
The Juvenile Justice Authority (JJA) will begin making the long-awaited transition to a new offender management information system this fall.
The Kansas Department of Corrections (KDOC) has chosen a new director of the Office of Victim Services (OVS), Secretary Ray Roberts announced on Wednesday, June 5, 2013.
Several members of KDOC joined a host of motorcycle enthusiasts for a 100-mile ride to raise funds for Kansas causes.
Nine residents from the Kansas Juvenile Correctional Complex (KJCC) in Topeka received the first Environmental Water Technology credential at a ceremony at the facility on April 17.
A group of corrections officers from Topeka Correctional Facility claimed first place in the Governor’s Weight Loss Challenge, receiving a $5,000 prize for dropping more than 19 percent of their collective weight.
Graduation days are celebrations of hard work expended and the future opportunities that have been earned. They are a chance to look back on what it took to get there, as well as to look forward to what lies ahead. And many thanks are offered to those who helped along the way.
Corrections Secretary Ray Roberts today announced the appointment of Peggy Lero as the newest member of the three-person Prisoner Review Board tasked with ruling on requests for parole by Kansas offenders.