The Department of Correction says the Osborne Correctional Institution in Somers was locked down during the overnight hours Monday night after discovery of an unspecified security matter.
Members of a Department of Correction union local which could decide the fate of a labor savings deal are wrapping up voting on the tentative agreement that’s supposed to balance Connecticut’s two-year, $40.1 billion budget.
Correction Commissioner Leo Arnone announced Friday that the Gates Correctional Institution in Niantic will close as of June 1.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has reappointed Leo Arnone as the Department of Correction commissioner and named an acting Department of Transportation commissioner.