Correctional Service of Canada

Correctional Service of Canada

November 04, 2014 15:38 ET

Death of an Inmate at Regional Psychiatric Centre (Prairies)

SASKATOON, SASKATCHEWAN--(Marketwired - Nov. 4, 2014) - Correctional Service Canada

On November 3, 2014, Robert Kane, a patient at the Regional Psychiatric Centre (Prairies) died at the institutional hospital in Saskatoon.

At the time of his death, Mr. Robert Kane, 69 years old, had been serving a sentence of seven years, six months for armed robbery since October 30, 2008.

The inmate's next of kin have been notified of his death.

As in all cases involving the death of an inmate, the police and the coroner have been notified, and the Correctional Service of Canada will review the circumstances of the incident.

Contact Information

  • Tim Krause
    Assistant Warden Management Services
    Regional Psychiatric Centre (Prairies)
    Correctional Service Canada
    (306) 975-5400 ext. 4155