ADC Press Releases

August 6, 2018

The Arizona Department of Corrections (ADC) today released a new video on its Reentry Centers, which assist offenders who have been recently released from prison to successfully complete their period of community supervision.

August 2, 2018

Inmate Skyler B. Martin, ADC #317952, a fugitive who walked away from an off-site work crew assignment at the Maricopa County Animal Care & Control center in Phoenix on February 8, 2018, died Tuesday. Martin was shot by law enforcement when he fired a weapon at an officer, and wounded a Glendale Police K9.

July 13, 2018

ADC Senior Chaplain Delbert Henderson (ASPC-Phoenix) and Chaplain Sam Lee (ASPC-Florence) were recent guests on The God Show hosted by longtime valley broadcaster Pat McMahon. The experience and stories they share provide listeners with an interesting and insightful look into the world of faith inside Arizona prisons.

June 27, 2018

Inmate Eugene Maraventano, 69, ADC #315189, died on June 27 from an act of apparent self-harm, after personnel observed him hanging in his cell. Staff immediately responded and attempted life-saving measures. Paramedics also attempted life-saving measures without success.