Death of an inmate from Millhaven Institution 25 September

From: Correctional Service Canada

On September 23, 2020, Dakota Ryder, an inmate from Millhaven Institution, died while in our custody.

At the time of his death, Mr. Ryder had been serving an indeterminate sentence for second degree murder and aggravated assault since May 28, 2015.

The inmate’s next of kin have been notified.

CSC takes the death of an inmate very seriously. The loss of a life is a tragedy at any time. As in all cases involving the death of an inmate, Correctional Service Canada (CSC) will review the circumstances. CSC is working closely with the police and the coroner has been notified.

/Public Release. The material in this public release comes from the originating organization and may be of a point-in-time nature, edited for clarity, style and length. View in full here.