Correctional Service of Canada

Correctional Service of Canada

December 24, 2010 22:16 ET

Correctional Service of Canada: Escape from Stan Daniels Healing Centre

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Dec. 24, 2010) - At approximately 1545 hours on Friday, December 24, 2010, inmate Ralph MONTANA escaped from Stan Daniels Healing Centre in Edmonton, AB. Edmonton Police Services were notified.

MONTANA is a 45-year old federal inmate serving a 2 year, 6 month sentence for Operating a Motor Vehicle while Disqualified (x2), Drive More 80 MGS (x3), and Fail to Attend Court. His sentence commenced on March 01, 2010.

MONTANA has a medium complexion, short black hair, and brown eyes. He stands 180 cm (5'11") tall and weighs 94 kg (208 lbs).

Anyone with information as to the whereabouts of MONTANA is asked to contact police.

The Stan Daniels Healing Center is operated and staffed by Native Counselling Services of Alberta (NCSA) and is located in Edmonton, AB. NCSA provides a range of spiritual and correctional programs to both offenders on conditional release and minimum security inmates through sections 81 and 84 of the Corrections and Conditional Release Act through an agreement with the Minister of Public Safety. 

At the time of the incident, there were 21 inmates residing at the Stan Daniels Healing Center.

The Correctional Service of Canada and NCSA will be conducting a joint investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident and are working with the Edmonton Police Service to locate the offender.

Contact Information

  • Sheila Courtoreille
    Stan Daniels Healing Center
    Native Counselling Services of Alberta
    Work (780) 495-2372
    Alternative (780) 495-3748