Press Releases

The death of North Carolina Correctional Institution for Women offender Rachel Mobley (#0521820) in March was a suicide, according to the N.C. Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, which issued its determination on Oct. 30.

American Correctional Association auditors have recommended accreditation be awarded to Hyde Correctional Institution in Swan Quarter, another step toward full accreditation of the North Carolina prison system. Hyde Correctional is the 23rd NCDAC location recommended for accreditation.

Dustin M. Grimes (#1410218) was pronounced dead Nov. 1.

American Correctional Association auditors have recommended accreditation be awarded to Lumberton Correctional Institution, another step toward full accreditation of the North Carolina prison system. Lumberton CI is the 22nd NCDAC location recommended for accreditation.

Recruiters onsite at Wake Tech Southern Campus Conference Center

American Correctional Association auditors have recommended accreditation be awarded to the Rutherford Correctional Center, another step toward full accreditation of the North Carolina prison system.

Yesterday evening, Wisezah Buckman was convicted for the October 12, 2017, murder of Correctional Officer Justin Smith, Correctional Officer Wendy Shannon, Correction Enterprise Manager Veronica Darden, and Maintenance Mechanic Geoffrey Howe, who were all attacked and killed while performing thei

American Correctional Association auditors have recommended accreditation be awarded to the Dan River Prison Work Farm, another step toward full accreditation of the North Carolina prison system.

Warden Michael Parsons will be in charge of all operations at Scotland Correctional Institution in Laurinburg.

He is responsible for all operations at the medium-custody facility for male offenders near Yanceyville.

American Correctional Association auditors have recommended accreditation be awarded to the Sampson Correctional Institution, a high achievement, and another step toward full accreditation of the North Carolina prison system.

Officials with the Division of Community Supervision have promoted Tim Gasperson to Assistant Division Administrator in Judicial Division 4, effective October 2, 2023.

The death of offender Gary S. Love #1533320 in May was a suicide, according to the N.C. Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.

Secretary of Adult Correction Todd Ishee has named Talena Lee as the new warden at Nash Correctional Institution in Nashville, N.C.

Death Row offender Johnny Ray Daughtry died of natural causes Monday.