Correctional Service Canada

Correctional Service Canada

September 08, 2017 14:08 ET

Death of an inmate at the Federal Training Centre

LAVAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - Sept. 8, 2017) - Correctional Service Canada

On September 7, 2017, Robert Harris, an inmate from the Federal Training Centre died while in our custody.

At the time of his death, Mr. Harris, 71 years old, had been serving a sentence of three years for Assault - Male and Sexual Interference with Female Under 14 since October 29, 2015.

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.

Associated links

CSC's website

Commissioner's Directive: Death of an Inmate

Deaths in custody

Contact Information

  • Francois Luneau
    Assistant Warden, Management services
    Federal Training Centre
    450-661-7786 ex.4400