Correctional Service Canada

Correctional Service Canada

August 28, 2017 13:36 ET

End of lockdown and search at Drumheller Institution

DRUMHELLER, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Aug. 28, 2017) - Correctional Service Canada

The lockdown put in place at Drumheller Institution on August 23, 2017 has ended and an exceptional search has been completed. The institution has resumed its normal operations.

Correctional Service Canada (CSC) is strengthening measures to prevent the entry of contraband into its institutions in order to ensure a safe and secure environment for everyone. CSC also works in partnership with the police to take action against those who attempt to have contraband brought into correctional institutions.

Visits to the institution have resumed.

Contact Information

  • Maureen Quintal
    Assistant Warden, Management Services
    Drumheller Institution
    (403) 820-6056