COVID-19 Numbers Jump At Chillicothe Correction Center

The number of prisoners at the Chillicothe Correction Center testing positive for COVID-19 took a big jump this week.  The Missouri Department of Corrections says there are now 29 active cases for the Chillicothe Correction Center.  That number includes five staff and twenty-four offenders. The Department of Corrections says Offenders who test positive are isolated until they test negative. Staff […]

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Additional Cases Of COVID-19 At The Prison

The number of cases of COVID-19 at the Chillicothe Correction Center has increased to seven.  The Missouri Department of Corrections reports the new total includes three staff members and four offenders.  All seven are active cases of COVID-19. Offenders who test positive are isolated until they test negative. Staff who test positive are sent home on leave and must test […]

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Chillicothe Correction Center Inmate Died

An inmate at the Chillicothe Correction Center died Saturday.  The Missouri Department of Corrections released the information Monday evening, that 43-year-old Tammy Powell died at St. Lukes on the Plaza in Kansas City.  The cause of death was not released, an autopsy will be performed. Powell was serving a 12-year sentence for seven counts of possession of a controlled substance […]

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