Correctional Institution for Women - updates

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27 more female inmates test positive for coronavirus – BuCor

Apr 26, 2020 - 6:51 PM

The Bureau of Corrections says that they are 'well and asymptomatic'

18 more Correctional inmates, 1 health staff test positive for coronavirus

Apr 21, 2020 - 1:02 PM

The Board of Pardons and Parole is 'formulating interim guidelines' to urgently release old and sickly convicts – a regular course for the board

CORRECTIONAL. Inmates at the Correctional Institution for Women in Mandaluyong City on March 4, 2020. Photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler


Elderly correctional inmate tests positive for coronavirus

Apr 18, 2020 - 7:27 PM

(UPDATED) The female inmate is 72 years old, has pneumonia and has been transferred to the Sta Ana Hospital in Manila

CORRECTIONAL. Inmates at the Correctional Institution for Women in Mandaluyong City on March 4, 2020. Photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler

Fear of making decisions

Dec 18, 2019 - 8:00 PM

There are irreparable costs

Caterer who fed P13-per-meal to inmates named BuCor superintendent

Dec 17, 2019 - 10:57 AM

(UPDATED) Angelina Bautista, a retired jail senior inspector who used to cater prison meals budgeted at P39 per inmate in a day, is tapped as superintendent at the Correctional Institution for Women

Unqualified GCTA returnees lose jobs, are detained for months

Dec 15, 2019 - 9:12 PM

Part 2: Even if many are not heinous crime convicts, former inmates turn themselves in to the Correctional Institution for Women out of fear of the President. Administrative lapses make them worry they won’t be home for Christmas.

It turns out Napoles was not moved to Correctional despite court order

Jan 04, 2019 - 2:22 PM

(UPDATED) Napoles is transferred to Correctional only on January 4

Janet Napoles emerges from the Sandigan bayan after after a guilty verdict was handed down on her plender cases. December 7, 2018. Photo by Jire Carreon

Janet Napoles to return to Correctional and welcome new year there

Dec 28, 2018 - 4:35 PM

The anti-graft court Sandiganbayan says the convicted plunderer failed to prove that the women’s prison ‘poses grave threat to her life and security’

Janet Napoles emerges from the Sandigan bayan after after a guilty verdict was handed down on her plender cases. December 7, 2018. Photo by Jire Carreon

Duterte might not push through with mega prison in Nueva Ecija – Aguirre

Sep 03, 2017 - 7:54 AM

The President instead proposes to build a new medium sized facility and improve existing 7 regional prisons

Inside the New Bilibid Prison in Muntinlupa City on October 28, 2016. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Napoles prepares for transfer to Camp Bagong Diwa

May 15, 2017 - 10:30 PM

Two divisions of the anti graft court where she stands trial for plunder deny her request to be moved from the women s correctional to the NBI custodial center

COMMITMENT ORDER. Sandiganbayan sheriff Romulo Barrozo brings to the Correctional Institute for Women the court's order to transfer alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim Napoles to the jail facility inside Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig City on May 15, 2017. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Free after years of imprisonment: Two faces of prison women

Mar 07, 2017 - 4:02 PM

One went to jail for killing her husband the other volunteered to a life in prison to be with her husband

Napoles moved to mothers’ ward in women's correctional

Jun 25, 2015 - 6:18 PM

The alleged pork barrel scam mastermind is moved out of the congested general ward at the Correctional Institution for Women in Mandaluyong City

GUILTY. Janet Napoles is sentenced to life in prison for illegally detaining Benhur Luy. File photo from PNP-PIO

FAST FACTS: The Correctional Institution for Women

Apr 17, 2015 - 3:00 PM

Get to know the Philippines first and only penal institution exclusively for women offenders – and the new detention place of alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim Napoles

Napoles moved to women's correctional

Apr 16, 2015 - 11:22 AM

The alleged pork barrel scam mastermind is moved to the women s prison early Thursday after the Sandiganbayan denies her request to stay at Camp Bagong Diwa

GUILTY. Janet Napoles is sentenced to life in prison for illegally detaining Benhur Luy. Photo from PNP-PIO

Faith by example: Herstory of bridging society

Mar 02, 2015 - 9:58 PM

Meet the woman who supports Muslim women inside the Correctional Institute for Women in Mandaluyong

Women inmates make solar-powered lamps for Yolanda shelters

Apr 24, 2014 - 7:46 PM

Most of the big contributions in Yolanda relief aren t from big people or big names The real heroes are the nameless and the faceless says social entrepreneur Illac Diaz

GIVING LIGHT. An inmate of the Correctional Institute for Women in Mandaluyong attaches a frame to a solar panel which will be used to power lamps in Haiyan shelters. All photos by Pia Ranada/Rappler