Correctional Service of Canada

Correctional Service of Canada

July 29, 2015 13:24 ET

Recapture of Inmate from Saskatchewan Penitentiary-Minimum Security Unit

PRINCE ALBERT, SASKATCHEWAN--(Marketwired - July 29, 2015) - Correctional Service Canada

At approximately 3:21 p.m. on July 28, 2015 inmate Lawrence Sewap was apprehended by the Prince Albert City Police.

Sewap had been unlawfully at large from Saskatchewan Penitentiary - Minimum security Unit, since July 26, 2015.

CSC is conducting an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

Ensuring the safety and security of institutions, staff, and public remains the highest priority in the operations of the federal correctional system.

Contact Information

  • Jerrett Isbister
    Acting Regional Communications Manager
    Correctional Service Canada
    Regional Headquarters
    (306) 659-9215