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Expressing Emotions Through Glass: Art is Therapy for Prison Psychologist YouTube icon

TACOMA – A prison psychologist's job can be emotionally exhausting. The stories Dr. Rain Carei hears can leave her feeling drained, but she's found a creative way to deal with the stress: glass blowing.

January 5, 2016

PRESS RELEASE: Secretary’s Warrants for Arrest Added to Agency Website

TUMWATER – The Washington Department of Corrections (DOC), in its mission to improve public safety has added a new feature to the agency’s website, which debuted in September.

January 6, 2017

PRESS RELEASE: Dwayne Woods, Sentenced to Capital Punishment in 1997, Dies of Cardiac Arrest

TUMWATER – Dwayne A. Woods, 46, passed away at approximately 11 p.m. on January 1, 2017 at the Kadlec Regional Medical Center in Richland, Wash.

January 3, 2017

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author Visits State Penitentiary

WALLA WALLA – Pulitzer prize-winning author and scholar, Dr. Marilynne Robinson recently visited inmates and staff at the Washington State Penitentiary (WSP)...

December 28, 2016