Wyoming Department of Corrections

Former Corrections Agent Pleads Guilty To Several Charges
A former corrections agent admits to being on the wrong side of the law. Ruby Maddox has pleaded guilty to one count of possession of a controlled substance and four counts of petty larceny. According to the Natrona County Sheriff’s Office, earlier this year, Maddox was working as a probation…
Escaped Wyoming Inmate Back In Custody
  An inmate who escaped from a minimum security facility in Newcastle, Wyoming, was taken into custody after being caught in South Dakota. James Friesen, an inmate at the Wyoming Honor Conservation Camp, was captured at about 8PM last night in Pennington County, South Dakota. Friesen was servin…
Wyoming Tackles Inmate Re-entry Program
At some point, 1,800 of Wyoming’s 1,900 inmates will probably leave prison and become your neighbors and coworkers. With that in mind, Wyoming Department of Corrections officials are fostering multi-agency think tanks to ensure ex-cons can access social services, treatment and other resources…
Wyoming Inmate Dies After Illness
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Department of Corrections says a 58-year-old inmate has died after a lengthy illness. The agency says Kevin B. Wallace died last Friday at the Regional West Medical Center in Scottsbluff, Neb. Wallace was sentenced in April 2008 in Fremont County for two crim…