Mission Institution put on lockdown

Mission Institution put on lockdown

All visits have been suspended until search completed and lockdown lifted.

  • May. 20, 2015 7:00 p.m.

Mission Institution’s medium security unit is currently on lockdown to enable corrections staff to conduct a search.

The lockdown started on May 18.

According to a press release, the search was ordered to ensure the safety and security of the institution, its staff and inmates. Normal operations will resume as soon as it is considered safe to do so.

Visits have been suspended until the search is completed.