Correctional Service of Canada

Correctional Service of Canada

August 31, 2015 15:57 ET

End of Lockdown and Search at Stony Mountain Institution

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwired - Aug. 31, 2015) - The lockdown put in place at Stony Mountain Institution on August 24, 2015 has ended and a search has been completed. The institution has resumed its normal activities.

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

  • Guy Langlois
    Assistant Warden, Management Services
    Stony Mountain Institution
    Correctional Service Canada
    (204) 344-5111