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Tennessee Department of Correction releases Operation Blackout Preliminary Stats

 

Tennessee Department of CorrectionNashville, TN – To enhance the safety of Tennessee children, the Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC) visited the homes of more than 3,800 sex offenders during the Halloween season.  Operation Blackout is designed to increase the safety of trick-or-treaters by ensuring sex offenders under TDOC supervision are in compliance with set conditions.

Operation Blackout is designed to increase the safety of trick-or-treaters

Operation Blackout is designed to increase the safety of trick-or-treaters

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Former FBI Fugitive Lohman Mays Back In Tennessee

 

Tennessee Department of CorrectionHenning, TN – He was once named one of the FBI’s “10 Most Wanted Fugitives.”  Now, the Tennessee Department of Corrections reports former prison escapee is back in Tennessee to serve the remainder of his sentence.

Lohman Ray Mays, Jr, an habitual offender who escaped from the Turney Center Industrial Prison 36 years ago, was recaptured in Wyoming in 1985 and has since been serving a federal sentence for bank robbery. 

Lohman Ray Mays, Jr

Lohman Ray Mays, Jr

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Bledsoe County Correctional Complex Inmates Recovering from COVID-19

 

Tennessee Department of CorrectionPikeville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Correction reports that the inmates at Bledsoe County Correctional Complex are recovering from COVID-19 Coronavirus with 580 of the 586 cases confirmed on April 18th completing 14 days of isolation and showing no symptoms.

Of the six remaining positive cases at the facility, two are hospitalized; four are asymptomatic but will remain in isolation. 

Coronavirus

Coronavirus

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Tennessee COVID-19 Unified Command Group to Launch Mass Testing Strategy of State’s Prison Population and Staff

 

Tennessee State GovernmentNashville, TN – Tennessee Governor Bill Lee’s Unified Command Group (UCG) is announcing today a mass COVID-19 testing initiative will begin next week for all Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC) staff and the inmates in their care.

Coronavirus

Coronavirus

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Tennessee Department of Correction Donates Protective Masks

 

Tennessee Department of CorrectionHenning, TN – As the COVID-19 Coronavirus continues to affect the world and the communities we work and live in, the Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC) is doing its part to help combat this pandemic.  The TDOC offender population at West Tennessee State Penitentiary (WTSP) has stepped up to manufacture and donate PPE’s across the state.

West Tennessee State Penitentiary inmates manufacture cloth face masks to help combat COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic.

West Tennessee State Penitentiary inmates manufacture cloth face masks to help combat COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic.

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Tennessee Department of Correction takes Covid-19 Actions after Inmate Tests Positive

 

Tennessee Department of CorrectionClifton, TN – Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC) reports an inmate at the Turney Center Industrial Complex – Annex in Only has tested positive for Coronavirus (COVID-19). 

On Tuesday, April 7th, 2020 during one of the multiple proactive screenings at the facility, the inmate was shown to have a low-grade fever and was placed in quarantine. 

Coronavirus.

Coronavirus.

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TDOC, TDH Offer Testing for Corrections Employees

 

Tennessee Department of CorrectionNashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC), in partnership with the Tennessee Department of Health (TDH), will launch a proactive testing initiative to further ensure the safety of staff and inmates during the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

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Coronavirus

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Tennessee Department of Correction takes COVID-19 Actions After Contract Employee Tests Positive

 

Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC)Tiptonville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Correction reports that five inmates at the Northwest Correctional Complex may have potentially been exposed to a non-state employee who tested positive for Coronavirus (COVID-19).  The inmates have been quarantined and have not presented with any symptoms at this time. 

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Coronavirus

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Tennessee Department of Correction Takes COVID-19 Actions After Inmate’s Extended Hospital Visit

 

Tennessee Department of CorrectionNashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC) reports that while being treated at a local hospital for an unrelated medical issue, an inmate assigned to the Turney Center Industrial Complex in Only, Tennessee tested positive for Coronavirus (COVID-19).

The inmate was transported to the hospital on March 25th. 

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Coronavirus

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Halloween Doesn’t Have To Be Spooky

 

Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC)Nashville, TN – Every day across this great state, the staff of the Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC) supervises more than 20-thousand inmates and nearly 80-thousand offenders on community supervision. Nearly 3,500 of those under community supervision are registered sex offenders.

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Keep Halloween Safe

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