PSCOA COMMENDS SENATE COMMITTEE FOR PASSING LEGISLATION TO CREATE TRANSPARENT PROCESS FOR CONSIDERATION OF STATE PRISON CLOSURES
HARRISBURG, Pa. (March 20, 2018) – The Pennsylvania State Corrections Officers Association (PSCOA) today issued the following statement on the state Senate Appropriations Committee’s passage of Senate Bill 748, which would establish a transparent and fair process to consider proposed closures of state prisons:
“For too long, decisions have been made to close state prisons with little or no warning to corrections officers, their families and communities. As a result,...
Sergeant Mark Baserman Official Memorial Shirt
This is a memorial shirt for Sergeant Mark Baserman. Barbells And Badges is working directly with Pennsylvania Department of Corrections.
All proceeds from this shirt will be given to the Pennsylvania State Corrections Officers Association (PSCOA) at the conclusion of the campaign to be dispersed to the Baserman family.
March 15, 2018
Dear Brothers and Sisters:
The PSCOA has always made the safety and security of Corrections Officers our top priority. With your support, these efforts led to the ability of all Officers to carry pepper spray when Gov. Wolf signed House Bill 2084 into law.
Now, the death of our brother Mark Baserman has been felt by all of us. Just 24 hours after his funeral, two more of our Officers were injured in an attack at SCI-Coal Township by an inmate with a history of violence in our jails.
While our work in Harrisburg has long focused on improving the safety of our members,...
Memorial Service Held for PA Corrections Sgt. Mark Baserman
PSCOA Vice President Larry Blackwell delivers remarks at the memorial service for Corrections Sgt. Mark Baserman, who was fatally injured as a result of an attack by an inmate at SCI Somerset last month.
Memorial Service Held for Corrections Sgt. Mark Baserman
Memorial Service for Sergeant Mark Baserman
This is the livestream link for Sgt. Baserman’s Service Wednesday at 11 am