A lockdown at Mission Institution has now been lifted. Visits may now resume.

Lockdown lifted at Mission Institution

Visits may now resume at the medium security unit at Mission institution.

  • Jun. 4, 2015 7:00 p.m.

The lockdown put in place at the medium security unit at Mission institution on May 18 has ended and an exceptional search has been completed.

The institution has resumed its normal operations.

Correctional Service Canada (CSC) is strengthening measures to prevent the entry of contraband into its institutions in order to ensure a safe and secure environment for everyone.

CSC also works in partnership with the police to take action against those who attempt to have contraband brought into correctional institutions.

Visits to the institution have resumed.

 

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