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Parole Board Decides It Will Visit Territorial Inmates in U.S. Mainland Prisons … Complete List

CHARLOTTE AMALIE — The Virgin Islands Parole Board said that it will hear testimony from inmates incarcerated at various penal institutions from here to the U.S. mainland beginning May 21.

During those days, the board will meet at the Golden Grove Correctional Facility on St. Croix on May 21 for inmates at the Golden Grove Correctional Facility; June 4 for those at the Tallahatchie County Correctional Facility in Tutwiler, MS; June 6 for those at the Keen Mountain Correctional Facility in Oakwood, VA, Red Onion State Prison in Big Stone Gap, VA and Wallen Ridge State Prison in Pound, VA; and June 8 for inmates at Citrus County Detention Facility in Lecanto, FL.

All meetings will start at 8:00 a.m. and the afternoon sessions will start at 12:30 p.m.

Individuals who plan to testify on behalf of or against any inmate located at Citrus County Detention Center, Tallahatchie County Correctional Center, Keen Mountain Correctional Center, Red Onion State Prison and Wallen Ridge State Prison, must provide their information to the Board at Golden Grove on May 22.

On Monday, May 21, the Board will also interview the following inmates at Golden Grove.

The Board will be traveling to the U.S. mainland to conduct parole hearings for the following inmates at these correctional institutions:

Monday June 4, 2018 — Tallahatchee Correctional Facility

Wednesday June 6, 2018 — Keen Mountain Correctional Center, Red Onion State Prison and Wallen Ridge State Prison

Friday, June 8 – Citrus County Detention Center

Inmate’s Name Offense(s) Committee

Anyone interested in providing information to the Board or testifying at the hearings must submit written comments to the Board or advise the Board of his/her desire to appear and testify.  Such notices must be received by the Board at least three days prior to May 18. Written comments or requests to testify should be addressed to:

Ms. Debra Liburd, Project Coordinator

Parole Bureau of Correction Golden Grove Adult Correctional Facility R.R. 1, Box 9950 Kingshill, VI  00851

Tel: (340-) 778-0400 x 4705

Fax:  340-712-3117


BOONDOGGLE WITH BENJAMINS: Lt. Gov. Osbert Potter used taxpayer dollars to visit Virgin Islands inmates at an Arizona Correctional Facility, but the visit, although well-attended by V.I. government officials, was not well-publicized in the local media.

S/W Ver: 96.B0.0FR
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