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Alaska Supreme Court: Prisoner's rights violated

...allowed any recreation except one hour of exercise outside the cell.DeRemer is serving his sentence at Spring Creek Correctional Center in Seward. His estimated release date is 2094, depending on when he is eligible for parole.
Inmate injured in attack at Seward jail

ANCHORAGE - A prisoner attacked at the Spring Creek Correctional Center in Seward is in critical condition at an Anchorage hospital.The Anchorage Daily News reports 48-year-old Forrest Ahvakana...
Bear cub settling in at new Sitka home

...arrived at the Fortress of the Bear on Oct. 25. She was captured two weeks ago in Seward, where staff at the Spring Creek Correctional Center found her in the space used for smoking breaks - hence her name, which Kinnear says she'll be keeping...
Convicted murderer seeks relief through DNA testing

...and he was sentenced to serve 99 years in prison in 1984. Lambert is currently serving his sentence at Spring Creek Correctional Center in Seward.Pate wants two DNA samples tested: Item Q33, a blood stain taken from James Benolken's shirt...

...payment of a $75 surcharge; and placed him on probation for one year. Kenneth Cupps, 32, a resident of Spring Creek Correctional Center, was found guilty of granting of probation/revoke or modify stemming from an offense of June 28. Sivertsen...
Trooper who shot man had history of conflicts

...passport. Osborn, a former wrestler from Seward, started in law enforcement as a corrections officer at the Spring Creek Correctional Center, home to Alaska's most dangerous felons. In March 2001, he joined the troopers. He is among a large...
Inmates moved after nightlong disturbance

...disturbance that ended about 8 a.m. Tuesday when the inmates were moved to a different segregation unit at Spring Creek Correctional Center in Seward, according to corrections officials. Damage was limited to individual cells.The inmates remained...
Alaska troopers mishandled prison death probe

ANCHORAGE - Alaska state troopers say they mishandled the investigation of a 2008 beating death at the Spring Creek Correctional Center. "We are trying to find out why we dropped the ball on it," Col. Audie Holloway told The Anchorage Daily...
Palin names Schmidt as succession choice

...went to high school together in Wasilla. Schmidt was hired in the prison system in 1988 as an officer at Spring Creek Correctional Center. Immediately before he was named commissioner, he was superintendent of the Point MacKenzie Correctional...
Alaska looks for deal in prisoner contract

...prisoner. Travel and medical expenses make the real price higher, he said. Costs at the maximum-security Spring Creek Correctional Center in Seward are about $140 per day, per prisoner, Schmitz said. A new contract will end in 2012 when Alaska...


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