ADCRR Press Release

July 26, 2023

(PHOENIX, AZ) - Laura Pyle, Warden of ASPC Perryville, has announced her retirement from the Arizona Department of Corrections, Rehabilitation, and Reentry (ADCRR). Ms. Pyle has served as the Warden at the Perryville complex for 15 months, capping off a 23-year career with ADCRR. Her retirement is effective July 28, 2023.

Director Thornell thanks Warden Pyle for her years of service to the Department and to the State of Arizona, and wishes her well in her retirement.

Following this announcement, Director Thornell has named Warden Hope Ping as the interim Warden at ASPC Perryville. Warden Ping is currently serving as the Warden of ASPC Safford, and will transition into the Perryville role effective immediately.