Utah Department of Corrections

In the News

The links below will take you to selected news stories about the Utah Department of Corrections.



       • Utah law reducing sentences for certain drug crimes goes into effect

       • New initiative creates incentives for Utah prison inmates to get out early

       • Possibility of prison relocation means future uncertain for inmate staffed "Serving Time Cafe"

        • Utah inmate, weeks from parole, dies after dialysis technician no-shows

       • Cafe run by inmates plays on 'Serving Time'

       • Central Utah town welcomes prison expansion

        • Teaching inmates skills to be great dads

        • Utah inmates paint toy cars for kids in Philippines

       • Inmates rebuilding lives in Utah prison program

       • Service Helps Inmates Look Beyond Themselves