correctional correctional  /kə ˈrɛk ʃə nəl/


  • (adj) concerned with or providing correction


  • If you start talking to a correctional officer, people are going to start labeling you as a rat, even if you are just asking an innocent question.


  1. Fight at Correctional Center Investigated

    An inmate at Warm Springs Correctional Center in Carson City is in stable condition after a fight Tuesday.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: KOLO 8 Reno

  2. Correctional Facility Celebrates 25 Years

    Moose Lake, MN ( - The Minnesota Department of Correctional Facility celebrated 25 years today at its Moose Lake location.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Northland's News Center

  3. Bertie Correctional officer on wrong side of the law

    A Bertie Correctional Institute officer is on the wrong side of the law.Windsor Police said they arrested Richard Henry Evans of Hamilton on June 12. His arrest followed a two week investigation into Evans
    on June 19, 2013     Source: WNCT Greenville


  1. "Because Virginia voluntarily accepted federal correctional funds, it cannot avoid the substantive requirements of RLUIPA," Judge J. Harvie Wilkinson III of wrote Friday.
    on Dec 29, 2006 By: J Harvie Wilkinson Source: Washington Post

  2. "Mr. Hicks is now in the custody of the South Australian correctional services," Attorney General Philip Ruddock said in a brief statement confirming Hicks' return to Australia.
    on May 19, 2007 By: Philip Ruddock Source: Forbes

  3. "If he wasn't getting any information from Correctional Services Canada, he must be making this up," Mr. Toews said.
    on Jun 22, 2010 By: Vic Toews Source: Globe and Mail

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