Mississippi  Department of  Corrections

Christopher B. Epps  

Phil Bryant

Commissioner   

 Governor  

 

 

 

MDOC News Releases 2012

 

 

MDOC 2012 News Releases
Inmates Harvest Fall Crops 12/20/2012
New MDOC Youthful Offender Unit 12/12/2012
Pike County Community Work Center Receives American Correctional Association (ACA) Reaccreditation Recommendation 11/06/2012
Forrest County Escapees Captured 10/23/2012
MDOC Central Office Employees Receive Employee Recognition Awards 10/23/2012
Forrest County State Inmates At Large 10/20/2012
South Mississippi Correctional Institution and Region III Community Corrections Employees Receive Employee Recognition Awards 10/19/2012
SMCI Graduation 10/12/2012
Central Mississippi Correctional Facility and Region II Community Corrections Employees Receive Employee Recognition Awards 10/11/2012
Mississippi State Penitentiary and Region I Community Corrections Employees Receive Employee Recognition Awards 10/10/2012
Harrison and Jackson County Community Work Centers Receive American Correctional Association Recommendation 10/05/2012
MDOC Commissioner Commends United States Marshals Service and MDOC Investigators 09/25/2012
Mississippi State Penitentiary Escapee Captured 09/25/2012
MDOC ESCAPEE UPDATE 09/24/2012
Mississippi State Penitentiary Inmate Still at Large 09/23/2012
Mississippi State Penitentiary Visitation Temporarily Closed 09/22/2012
Mississippi State Penitentiary Inmate at Large 09/22/2012
Epps to Speak at Pike County Community Summit 09/20/2012
Parchman to hold 2 Inmate Graduations 09/17/2012
Mississippi's HIV/AIDS Re-entry Program Serves as Blueprint for United States Department of Health and Human Services 09/13/2012
Media Invited to MDOC Inmate Graduation Ceremonies 09/06/2012
South Mississippi Correctional Institution Hiring Officers 08/27/2012
Alcorn and Noxubee County Community Work Centers Receive American Correctional Association (ACA) Recommendation 08/27/2012
Death Row Inmate Ceases Hunger Strike 08/23/2012
MDOC Saves $11 Million Annually 08/21/2012
Kemper County State Inmate Suicide 08/17/2012
MDOC Hiring Officers 08/09/2012
State Receives over $17 Million in Free Inmate Labor

08/08/2012

Mississippi Department of Corrections Seeks to Hire Correctional Officers 08/03/2012
MDOC Central Office Employees Receive Employee Recognition Awards

07/31/2012

Central Mississippi Correctional Facility and Region II Community Corrections Employees Receive Employee Recognition Awards 07/26/2012
MDOC INVESTIGATES REPORT AS SEARCH FOR PAROLEE CONTINUES

07/25/2012

Mississippi State Penitentiary and Region I Community Corrections Employees Receive Employee Recognition Awards 07/11/2012
South Mississippi Correctional Institution and Region III Community Corrections Employees Receive Employee Recognition Awards

07/10/2012

Veteran Journalist Appointed as Mississippi Department of Corrections Communications Director 07/10/2012
June 20, 2012 Execution of Gary Carl Simmons

06/20/2012

June 20, 2012 Scheduled Execution of Gary Carl Simmons 4:45 p.m. News Briefing 06/20/2012
June 20, 2012 Scheduled Execution of Gary Carl Simmons 2:00 p.m. News Briefing

06/20/2012

Media Press Briefing Schedule and MSP Media Center Phone Number for June 20, 2012 Execution of Gary Carl Simmons 06/20/2012
MDOC Commissioner Christopher Epps Selected to Present Before US Senate Judiciary Committee

06/15/2012

Media Witnesses Selected for Simmons Execution 06/14/2012
June 12, 2012 Execution of Jan Michael Brawner 7:00 p.m. News Briefing

06/12/2012

June 12, 2012 Scheduled Execution of Jan Michael Brawner 4:45 p.m. News Briefing 06/12/2012
MDOC Press Release: June 12, 2012 Scheduled Execution of Jan Michael Brawner 2:00 p.m. News Briefing

06/12/2012

Tuesday Deadline for Execution Media Witness Requests - Simmons Scheduled Execution 06/08/2012
Hinds County Detention Center Escapee Captured

06/07/2012

Deadline to submit media witness/representative letters to MDOC 06/06/2012
June 5, 2012 Execution of Henry Curtis Jackson

06/05/2012

June 5, 2012 Scheduled Execution of Henry Curtis Jackson 4:45 p.m. News Briefing 06/05/2012
June 5, 2012 Scheduled Execution of Henry Curtis Jackson 2:00 p.m. News Briefing 06/05/2012
State Inmate Escapes From Hinds County Detention Center 06/05/2012
Media Witnesses Selected for Scheduled Brawner Execution 06/04/2012
Wilkinson County Community Work Center Escapees Captured 06/01/2012
Two Inmates Escape Wilkinson County Community Work Center- Updated 06/01/2012

Two Inmates Escape Wilkinson County Community Work Center

06/01/2012
Media Press Briefing Schedule and MSP Media Center Phone Number for June 5 and June 12 Scheduled Executions 05/31/2012

Media Witnesses Selected for Jackson Execution

05/30/2012
Reminder: Deadline to submit media witness/representative letters to MDOC 05/28/2012

DEADLINE for media representation for scheduled executions of Death Row inmates Henry Curtis Jackson, MDOC #25585 and Jan Michael Brawner, MDOC #R3430

05/24/2012
MDOC NAMES SMCI COMMANDER BRENDA SIMS EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR 05/11/2012

Earnest Lee Named as Mississippi State Penitentiary Superintendent

05/01/2012
Jefferson and Wilkinson Community Work Centers Receive American Correctional Association (ACA) Recommendation 04/26/2012

MDOC Central Office Employees Receive Employee Recognition Awards

04/23/2012
Commissioner Announces Plans For Change in Management of Private Prisons 04/20/2012

South Mississippi Correctional Institution and Region III Community Corrections Employees Receive Employee Recognition Awards

04/19/2012
Central Mississippi Correctional Facility and Region II Community Corrections Employees Receive Employee Recognition Awards 04/13/2012
Leake County Jail Escapee Captured 04/09/2012
State Inmate Fails to Return from 72 hour Pass 04/09/2012
Mississippi State Penitentiary and Region I Community Corrections Employees Receive Employee Recognition Awards 04/04/2012
Bolivar and Quitman County Community Work Centers Receive American Correctional Association (ACA) Recommendation 03/30/2012
March 22, 2012 Execution of William Mitchell 03/22/2012
March 22, 2012 Scheduled Execution of William Mitchell - 4:45 p.m. News Briefing 03/22/2012
March 22, 2012 Scheduled Execution of William Mitchell - 2:00 p.m. News Briefing 03/22/2012
March 20,  March 20, 2012 Execution of Larry Matthew Puckett

03/20/2012

March 20, 2012 Scheduled Execution of Larry Matthew Puckett 4:45 p.m. News Briefing 03/20/2012
March 20, 2012 Scheduled Execution of Larry Matthew Puckett 2:00 p.m. News Briefing

03/20/2012

Media Press Briefing Schedule/MSP Media Center Phone Number for March 20 and March 22 Executions 03/19/2012
Media Witnesses Selected for Mitchell Execution

03/12/2012

Media Witnesses Selected for Puckett Execution 03/12/2012
Friday Deadline for Execution Media Witness Requests

03/08/2012

Media Deadlines for Executions of Larry Mathew Puckett and William J. Mitchell 03/01/2012
February 8, 2011 Execution of Edwin Hart Turner

02/08/2012

American Correctional Association (ACA) Auditors Recommend Re-Accreditation for Forrest and Simpson Community Work Centers 02/24/2012
February 8, 2011 Execution of Edwin Hart Turner

02/08/2012

Wilkinson County Correctional Facility Escapee and Accomplice Captured in Bogalusa, LA 02/08/2012
February 8, 2012 Scheduled Execution of Edwin Hart Turner 4:45 p.m. News Briefing

02/08/2012

February 8, 2012 Scheduled Execution of Edwin Hart Turner 2:00 p.m. News Briefing 02/08/2012
Turner Execution Media Line

02/08/2012

UPDATE - Inmate Escapes Custody of Wilkinson County Correctional Facility Officers 02/06/2012
Inmate Escapes Custody of Wilkinson County Correctional Facility Officers

02/03/2012

George County Community Work Center and Pascagoula Restitution Center Receive ACA Recommendation 02/03/2012
Media Witnesses Selected for Turner Execution

02/01/2012

MDOC Statement Regarding Victim Notifications 01/31/2012
Media Deadline Tomorrow for Turner Execution

01/30/2012

Media Deadline/Execution of Edwin Hart Turner 01/26/2012
MDOC Central Office Employees Receive Employee Recognition Awards

01/26/2012

Corrections Officials Report Death of State Inmate Jeremy W. Manieri at the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility 01/26/2012
South Mississippi Correctional Institution and Region III Community Corrections Employees Receive Employee Recognition Awards

01/18/2012

Central Mississippi Correctional Facility and Region II Community Corrections Employees Receive Employee Recognition Awards 01/11/2012
Mississippi State Penitentiary and Region I Community Corrections Employees Receive Employee Recognition Awards

01/05/2012

   

 

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