Regina Correctional Centre News

The Ministry of Corrections and Policing believes this is the first time a drone has been used to deliver drugs at a correctional centre in Saskatchewan.

Drugs dropped by drone into Regina jail

By Sarah Mills February 17, 2017 - 6:18am Updated: February 17, 2017 - 6:18am

A drone was used to drop drugs into the Regina Correctional Centre.

It happened about two weeks ago. The delivery was intercepted by staff so the package never made it...

Regina Correctional Centre building.

Inmates taking food again at Regina Correctional Centre

By Sarah Mills, Adriana Christianson March 7, 2016 - 1:22pm Updated: March 8, 2016 - 8:31am

On Monday afternoon about 15 inmates on remand at the Regina Correctional Centre started eating the food on their trays after five days of demanding better cable TV and a...

The front doors of the Regina Correctional Centre in 2008.

Worker caught having sex with inmate at Regina Correctional Centre

By 980 CJME January 9, 2016 - 11:15am Updated: January 11, 2016 - 6:31am

The tray refusal at the Regina Correctional Centre may be over, but more concerns are being brought up about the private company contracted to provide food services at the jail...

An example of a meal served by Compass Group Canada at the Regina Correctional Centre.

Tray refusal over at Regina Correctional Centre

By Sarah Mills January 8, 2016 - 1:14pm Updated: January 8, 2016 - 1:15pm

The tray refusal at the Regina Correctional Centre is over.   All inmates accepted their lunch after protesting the quality of food.   Over the last 24 hours,114 inmates...

This is an example of the lunch tray that inmates refused at the Regina Correctional Centre.

Inmates refuse food trays at Regina Correctional Centre

By Sarah Mills January 7, 2016 - 3:42pm Updated: January 8, 2016 - 3:07pm

About 114 inmates at Regina Correctional Centre are refusing trays of food.

This is the second such event in the past month. The first took place just before Christmas...

The front doors of the Regina Correctional Centre in 2008.

Uncooked food prompts hunger strike at Regina Correctional Centre

By Sarah Mills December 21, 2015 - 9:57am Updated: December 22, 2015 - 7:22am

More than 60 inmates at the Regina Correctional Centre launched a hunger strike over the quality of the food they're being served.

The Ministry of Justice describes it...