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Correctional Service of Canada
Ottawa, ON

Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANGuard Henry Traill
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Thursday, July 7, 1870
Cause of Death: Assault
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANInstructor David Cunningham
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Friday, December 5, 1890
Cause of Death: Assault
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANDeputy Warden Richard H. Stedman
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Thursday, April 15, 1909
Cause of Death: Assault
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANGuard John Henry Joynson
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Saturday, October 5, 1912
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANGuard Anton Martinsen Fladeby
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Sunday, May 11, 1919
Cause of Death: Stabbed
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANGuard Joseph Purcell
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Sunday, September 28, 1919
Cause of Death: Accidental
Patch image: Barton Street Jail - Hamilton, ONCorrectional Officer Arthur Awty
Barton Street Jail - Hamilton, ON
EOW: Saturday, November 29, 1919
Cause of Death: Stabbed
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANGuard John Williams
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Friday, June 25, 1926
Cause of Death: Explosion
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANGuard Malcolm Earl Jenkins
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Saturday, August 28, 1926
Cause of Death: Assault
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANCorrections Officer John J. McCormick
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Monday, July 13, 1936
Cause of Death: Stabbed
Patch image: Goderich Jail - Huron County, ONGuard Kearwood Kip White
Goderich Jail - Huron County, ON
EOW: Thursday, December 25, 1941
Cause of Death: Assault
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANGuard John D. Kennedy
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Monday, April 26, 1948
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANGuard William Clement Wentworth
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Friday, November 24, 1961
Cause of Death: Stabbed
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANCorrections Officer Joseph Eugene R. Tellier
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Thursday, May 2, 1963
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANCorrectional Officer Edwin J. Masterton
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Wednesday, September 23, 1964
Cause of Death: Stabbed
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANInstructor Stanley Green
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Monday, July 22, 1974
Cause of Death: Assault
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANInstructor G. Louis Georges Nadeau
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Tuesday, April 8, 1975
Cause of Death: Assault
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANCorrectional Officer Roy William Eddy
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Friday, June 6, 1975
Cause of Death: Heart attack
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANClassification Officer Mary Steinhauser
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Wednesday, June 11, 1975
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANCorrections Officer Joseph Albert Paul Gosselin
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Friday, June 27, 1975
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANWarden Michael Roy
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Tuesday, February 7, 1978
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANCorrectional Officer Paul Guy Fournier
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Tuesday, July 11, 1978
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANFood Services Officer Joseph Daniel Paul Maurice
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Sunday, November 26, 1978
Cause of Death: Stabbed
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANSenior Correctional Officer Francis (Frank) A.G. Eustace
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Sunday, November 26, 1978
Cause of Death: Stabbed
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANCorrectional Officer William Morrison
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Saturday, October 11, 1980
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANSenior Correctional Officer David Van Den Abeele Sr.
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Sunday, July 25, 1982
Cause of Death: Stabbed
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANCorrections Officer J. B. Denis Rivard
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Sunday, July 25, 1982
Cause of Death: Stabbed
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANSenior Keeper Léandre Leblanc
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Sunday, July 25, 1982
Cause of Death: Assault
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANCorrections Officer J. R. Serge Delorme
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Saturday, April 2, 1983
Cause of Death: Stabbed
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANLiving Unit Officer Werner Rudolph Friesen
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Friday, July 13, 1984
Cause of Death: Stabbed
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANLiving Unit Officer Joseph George Wendl
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Friday, July 13, 1984
Cause of Death: Stabbed
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANCorrectional Supervisor Arnold Henry Harrison
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Tuesday, January 28, 1997
Cause of Death: Automobile accident
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANSenior Manager Daniel T.A. Rowan
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Friday, November 12, 1999
Cause of Death: Aircraft accident
Patch image: Correctional Service of Canada, CANParole Officer Louise Pargeter
Correctional Service of Canada, CAN
EOW: Wednesday, October 6, 2004
Cause of Death: Assault


Total Line of Duty Deaths: 34

Accidental: 1
Aircraft accident: 1
Assault: 9
Automobile accident: 1
Explosion: 1
Gunfire: 8
Heart attack: 1
Stabbed: 12

The Correctional Service of Canada is comprised of the following independent agencies and/or components (Note: Some of the agencies and/or components no longer exist):

Barton Street Jail - Hamilton
Goderich Jail - Huron County

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