David Islas, correctional officer, passes away

Correctional Officer David Islas
David Islas

Deuel Vocational Institution reported the passing of Correctional Officer David Islas. He passed away Jan. 19, 2021.

Officer Islas began his career in January 1995 at the Richard A. McGee Correctional Training Center in Galt.

After graduating the academy, he reported to CSP-Corcoran. In November 1999, he transferred to Sierra Conservation Center.

In May 2000, Officer Islas transferred to Deuel Vocational Institution, where he stayed until his passing.

He is survived by his wife and two children.