Saskatchewan penitentiary

Inmate at Saskatchewan Penitentiary found dead

May 29, 2021 | 8:30am

An inmate at the Saskatchewan Penitentiary in Prince Albert has been found dead. The body of Leonard Montgrand was found Friday. At the time of his death,  Montgrand had been serving a sentence of 1 year and 6 months for Aggravated Assault since December 23, 2020. The inmate’s next of kin have been notified of […]

Inmate at Sask. Penitentiary dies due to COVID-19 complications

Jan 10, 2021 | 6:30am

Correctional Service Canada (CSC) says an inmate at the Saskatchewan Penitentiary in Prince Albert died on Friday as a result of COVID-19-related complications. A statement from CSC notes that the prisoner passed away at an outside hospital. The organization has notified next of kin of his death. “As in all cases involving the death of […]

Prisoner who escaped Saskatchewan Penitentiary outside of Prince Albert returns to custody

Jun 16, 2020 | 11:52am

A prisoner that escaped the Saskatchewan Penitentiary on June 10th has turned himself in. 28 year-old Carey Henry was serving a four-and-a-half year sentence for failing to comply with an undertaking, obstructing an officer, possession of property obtained by crime over $5,000, and several Traffic Safety Act offences. Correctional Services Canada says Henry was unaccounted […]

Prisoner goes missing at Saskatchewan penitentiary

Jun 13, 2020 | 11:30am

The search is on for an inmate who is missing from the Saskatchewan penitentiary in Prince Albert. 28-year-old Carey Henry was declared missing Wednesday after staff members could not account for him following an evening-count in the minimum-security unit according to the Correctional Services of Canada. Henry, who was in the midst of serving a […]

Two inmates escape from Saskatchewan Penitentiary

Oct 5, 2019 | 1:17pm

A search is underway after two inmates in the minimum security unit at the Saskatchewan Penitentiary in Prince Albert. During a head count on Friday night, staff members discovered that Noah Lemaigre-Elliott and Jesse Favel were not accounted for. The Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) immediately contacted the Prince Albert Police Service and the RCMP and […]