SASKTOON, SK, March 15, 2023 /CNW/ – On March 15, 2023, an inmate from the Regional Psychiatric Centre died while in our custody. The individual’s name has been anonymized to comply with a court-ordered publication ban.
At the time of death, the inmate had been serving a sentence of five years for sexual assault and indecent assault – male since January 29, 2020.
The inmate’s next of kin have been notified.
As in all cases involving the death of an inmate, the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) will review the circumstances. CSC policy requires that the police and the coroner be notified.
Commissioner’s Directive: Death of an Inmate
Deaths in custody
Regional Psychiatric Centre
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SOURCE Correctional Services of Canada Prairie Region