MCO is proud to reveal a special logo in recognition of our 50 years of service to Michigan corrections officers and forensic security staff. MCO has also issued a commemorative coin with the anniversary logo on front and the twelve professional values we integrate into our daily lives on back.
MCO leaders encourage members to call Gov. Rick Snyder about the proposed Michigan Civil Service Commission rules changes. The Commission will decide on these proposed changes Wednesday, Sept. 20, so […]
The Michigan Civil Service Commission will consider proposed rule changes that the state personnel director claims will improve efficiency and streamline employee issues. A coalition of unions and attorneys are […]
The Detroit Children’s Day Picnic will be Saturday, Aug. 19 at Lower Huron Metropark in Belleville. The picnic will include bounce houses, Body Bouncers, music, airbrush tattoos, Disney characters, video […]
After weeks of debate and hundreds of calls by our members, MCO got its first look at the revised Department of Corrections budget at the joint House and Senate conference […]
Sen. John Proos, Chair of the Senate Subcommittee on Corrections, is ramping up his fight to reduce $41.6 million in funding from the Governor’s proposed corrections budget. The cuts would […]
The memorial is almost ready to be unveiled! Members, if you are planning to attend the memorial dedication, please wear your MDOC uniform. MDOC administration has given MCO members special […]
After the Fallen Officers Memorial Dedication, MCO will host an open house where members and other guests can learn about the union and corrections work. Here are the exhibits you’ll […]
Beginning this month, signs will be posted in prison housing units across the state informing inmates of the serious penalties that await anyone attempting or threatening to inflict injury by throwing food, feces or bodily fluids on prison staff.
A prison sergeant died Thursday during a standoff at the James T. Vaughn Correctional Center in Smyrna, Delaware, but he may have saved the lives of others in his final […]