The Idaho Department of Correction continues to investigate the disturbance Saturday at Idaho State Correctional Center. 

The incident began about 4:30 p.m. as security staff were responding to a report of an assault on H-block, Tier 1. Residents on the tier began destroying property and ignited a fire in a trash can.  [read more...]

The Minidoka County Sheriff’s Office, with assistance from the Cassia County Sheriff’s Office, ha captured a Twin Falls Community Reentry Center resident who walked away from his job in the community Saturday. 

Leonel Galvan Velgara, 41, was taken into custody at noon Thursday. The search continues for a second Twin Falls Community Reentry Center resident who walked away Saturday. [read more...]

Probation & Parole District 7 Section Supervisor Lanny Taylor is retiring after 28 years with the department. 

He started as a corrections officer in 1993 and became a section supervisor in 2018. [read more...]

Welcome PPO Academy #31 

Congratulations to the 19 members of Probation & Parole Academy 31 who graduated today at POST. 

Awards recipients:

D-4 Ofc. Jimmy Juarez received the Tactical Edge Award.

D-7’s Ofc. Mikhail Jimenez received the Top Student Award. [read more...]