IBC Warden Ken McKee will be Deputy Director, MDOC announced today

Bellamy Creek Warden Ken McKee has been named the new MDOC deputy director for Correctional Facilities Administration, effective July 6. McKee is the co-chair of the MCO/MDOC joint health and safety committee and is very active in the Ionia community. Before serving as warden at Bellamy Creek, he was the warden at Michigan Reformatory. McKee […]

UPDATE: MCSC gives interim approval on mandatory OT LOU

UPDATE 6/23/15: Read the LOU concerning the mandatory overtime list. It received interim approval by the Civil Service Commission late Monday. Although the LOU itself does not state that MDOC will go back to Access to manage mandatory overtime, the Department administrators have agreed that reverting back to Access is the only way to enforce […]

Gov. Snyder approves of Michigan housing out-of-state convicts

UPDATE JUNE 10: Snyder signed the bill yesterday. Read more details from MLive. ORIGINAL POST JUNE 1: We need your help! The Michigan House and Senate have approved HB 4467, which would allow Level V and VI inmates to be housed at the private GEO prison in Baldwin, MI. MCO is strongly opposed to this […]