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Canceled: Mystery Writers Academy: Lt. Bret Kimmel, Idaho Dept. of Corrections

  • 03/26/2020
  • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Library at Hillcrest, 5246 W Overland Rd, Boise (Teton Rm B)

Registration is closed

This program has been postponed because of the risks associated with the COVID-19 pandemic. The IWG will try to reschedule the presentation at a later date. Stay tuned!

Lt. Bret Kimmel has been with IDOC for 22 years. He started at the Pocatello Women’s Correctional Center and transferred to Idaho Maximum Security in 2001 and Idaho State Correctional in 2007.  He has been a member of the Correctional emergency response team and its fire department. Currently, he is assigned as the department emergency preparedness coordinator, and oversees the response teams and firearms program.

 Lt. Kimmel's presentation will cover:

  • Entering prison, from conviction to release
  • How inmates are housed
  • What makes a good correctional officer
  • Questions?

Adults only, please.


Idaho Writers Guild

PO Box 8862

Boise ID 83707


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