Correctional Service of Canada

Correctional Service of Canada

June 20, 2016 14:21 ET

End of Lockdown and Search at Grande Cache Institution

GRANDE CACHE, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - June 20, 2016) - Correctional Service Canada

The lockdown put in place at Grande Cache Institution on June 14, 2016 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

  • William McCormick
    A/ Deputy Warden
    Grande Cache Institution
    (780) 827-7603