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  Untitled Document   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
McNeil Island was populated by homesteaders during the late 1800's.
McNeil Island Corrections Center consists of the Main Institution, which is a medium-custody facility located on the southeast side of the island.
McNeil Island Corrections Center is a work-oriented institution and has 222 Class II Industries positions and approximately 900 additional jobs throughout the institution and island.
www.doc.wa.gov /facilities/miccdescription.htm   (773 words)

  
 McNeil Island - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Robert A. Inskip expedition of 1846 named the island Duntze, after Captain John A. Duntze of the Royal Navy, but it is the earlier name that stuck.
The United States government bought land on McNeil Island in 1870 and opened a prison for Washington Territory there in 1875.
By 1937 the federal government, which had been accumulating parcels adjacent to the penitentiary, had purchased all the land on the island and compelled its last residents to leave.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/McNeil_Island   (273 words)

  
 McNeil Island Definition / McNeil Island Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
McNeil Island is an island in Puget SoundPuget Sound is an arm of the Pacific Ocean in the Pacific Northwest of the United States.
McNeil Island is the Alcatraz of Puget Sound, the lone prison in America accessible only by boat or aircraft.
McNeil Island is the location of the Narcotic Canine Academy that was attended by Ofcr.
www.elresearch.com /McNeil_Island   (303 words)

  
 The Seattle Times: Local News: E. coli found in McNeil Island water
Inmates and workers at the McNeil Island Corrections Center are drinking bottled water after lab tests over the weekend revealed the presence of fecal coliform and E. coli in the island's water system.
The island's drinking water comes from a lake on the island; it is disinfected and filtered at a treatment plant and piped to a storage reservoir or into the distribution system serving the prison, other state facilities and private homes.
McNeil Island Corrections Center, operated by the state, houses approximately 1,050 adult male felons and employs about 600 staff members.
seattletimes.nwsource.com /html/localnews/2002007239_mcneil17m.html   (427 words)

  
 WDFW -- Wildlife Viewing Areas: Coastal Washington (Region ): McNeil Island Wildlife Area
The islands are located in Pierce County in the southern portion of Puget Sound, approximately seven miles southwest of Tacoma and 15 miles northeast of Olympia.
McNeil Island, by far the largest of the three islands with 4,449 acres, remains largely forested.
The most visible wildlife on McNeil Island is the large population of Columbian fl-tailed deer.
www.wdfw.wa.gov /lands/r6mcneil.htm   (293 words)

  
 Rose People - Flowers for McNeil Island, Washington   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
Whether you wish your flower order to be delivered to McNeil Island, WA or anywhere else in the US, we can accommodate your wishes.
Delivery of flowers to McNeil Island, WA is available Monday through Saturday on orders received before 2:00 pm time (12 noon on Saturday).
McNeil Island, Washington flower orders received after that time may be delivered the next delivery day.
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 A Brief History of Alcatraz Island
In 1911 he was convicted of manslaughter, and he was sent to serve out his sentence at McNeil Island, a Federal penitentiary in Washington State.
It soon became clear that his bird research had helped conceal several other illegitimate items, such as a crudely fashioned knife that was hidden in a hollowed cavity of his work desk.
He was never permitted to keep any birds while on Alcatraz, and he endured the deepest lock-down of his imprisonment in the hospital ward.
www.alcatrazhistory.com /rs4.htm   (1493 words)

  
 The Seattle Times: Local News: Rapist returned to custody on McNeil Island   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
Aqui, 51, was arrested at his home in the Walla Walla County town of College Place on Friday for investigation of violating court-imposed conditions of his release.
It was the third time Aqui has been taken back into custody since his 1997 release from the commitment center, a mental health treatment program for sex offenders deemed most likely to reoffend who are civilly committed after completing their prison sentences.
Aqui was committed to the McNeil Island center in 1993 after spending nearly 20 years in prison for 15 rapes and seven attempted rapes.
seattletimes.nwsource.com /html/localnews/2001869473_webaqui02.html   (226 words)

  
 Western Front Online - McNeil Island offers solace for offenders   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
Sex offenders on McNeil Island may never be able to go to shopping, visit family or take a walk by themselves again for the rest of their lives.
The island, which is across the water from Steilacoom, 13 miles south west of Tacoma, is 4,400 acres and accessible only by boat or helicopter.
If Bellingham Level III sex offender Rory Woodell is convicted of child molestation in the first degree, he may be sent to McNeil Island after the completion of his prison sentence.
www.westernfrontonline.com /vnews/display.v/ART/2003/10/07/3f833ed907780   (819 words)

  
 McNeil Island Corrections Center fined for diesel mishap   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
OLYMPIA - The state Department of Corrections (DOC) has been fined $22,503 for spilling approximately 6,000 gallons of diesel at McNeil Island Corrections Center in October 2002.
The Department of Ecology (Ecology) issued the penalty because corrections staff did not provide timely notification of the spill and because approximately 2,500 gallons of the diesel polluted a nearby wetland.
Byers said Ecology representatives are currently satisfied that staff and management at McNeil Island Corrections Center understand Ecology's concerns.
www.ecy.wa.gov /news/2004news/2004-167.html   (344 words)

  
 McNeil Island Correction Center - DSHS Special Commitment Center (SCC) McNeil Island, WA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
McNeil Island, WA DHA is the high voltage electrical generator and primary distribution subconsultant to KMB and BJSS.
DHA was to provide a primary underground distribution loop to the SCC complex of buildings and add an additional emergency generator to the existing building.
Then the SCC project was moved to the North Annex Area of the island.
www.dhittle.com /mcneil_island_campus.htm   (207 words)

  
 Panel approves sex offender house on McNeil Island   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
McNeil Island is already home to a maximum-security prison and the Special Commitment Center, which houses 131 sex offenders who have served their prison time but are still considered at high risk to re-offend.
The revised bill passed the committee 5-3 over the objection of Rep. Jack Cairnes, who said the halfway house would put the residents of McNeil Island at undue risk.
It would be placed in the middle of the island, about 2 miles from the Special Commitment Center.
seattlepi.nwsource.com /local/half30ww.shtml   (443 words)

  
 McNeil Island Corrections Center fined over false sewer plant reports   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
McNeil Island Corrections Center fined over false sewer plant reports
BELLEVUE - Monthly reports from the McNeil Island Corrections Center's wastewater treatment plant proved too good to be true, leading the Department of Ecology (Ecology) to issue a $60,000 fine for false reporting and other permit violations.
Ecology investigators found false information in 20 of the monthly reports filed during the three years from August 1999 to July 2002.
www.ecy.wa.gov /news/2004news/2004-020.html   (364 words)

  
 National Park Service: Confinement and Ethnicity (Chapter 18)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
The McNeil Island Federal Penitentiary was on an island in the southern portion of Puget Sound 10 miles southwest of Tacoma.
The island was originally settled in the late 1800s.
Like the Catalina Honor Camp, McNeil Island was a work prison, and inmates held a variety of jobs, including canning fish, clearing land, and farming.
www.cr.nps.gov /history/online_books/anthropology74/ce18c.htm   (163 words)

  
 McNeil Island Correctional Facility   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
This island in the Carr Inlet serves as a 20 square mile penal colony.
Since 1875, a number of prison complexes have been built on the island, including a maximum security prison on the shore closest to Tacoma, and a minimum security annex, which houses the "Work Ethic Camp." Some of the grounds of McNeil are used as a cattle farm for prison work programs.
There are no industries or residences on the island unrelated to the correctional programs.
ludb.clui.org /ex/i/WA3144   (100 words)

  
 McNeil Island staff cut fuels concerns
And because the McNeil facility sits in the same complex as much larger prisons and is on an island "with bitter-cold, unswimmable waters, less supervision in nighttime hours made sense," she said.
Still, Mark Davis, who's in charge of the McNeil Island facility for DSHS, said he is worried about not having that extra blanket of protection the state trooper provided.
Currently only three residents live at the McNeil Island halfway house, all with a history of reoffending.
seattlepi.nwsource.com /local/122602_offenders19.html   (655 words)

  
 RootsWeb: MCNEIL-L [MCNEIL] Prince Edward Island McNeil/McNeill/MacNeills>Ontario   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
Searching for information on Duncan McNeil married to Jane Campbell of Prince Edward Island.
Ephraim's uncle and aunt, Malcolm McNeil and Margaret Taylor and their children also moved there about the mid 1850's.
My branch of the McNeil family relocated to South Norfolk, Treherne, Manitoba, and there I found another 12 McNeils who maybe related, one of whom was also born in Prince Edward Island.
archiver.rootsweb.com /th/read/MCNEIL/2001-07/0995385865   (136 words)

  
 McNeil's Christmas Island Parish   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
James supposedly was a watchman in the mine in Glace Bay and young Jim a bookkeeper in a colliery.
Catherine DOB: 1861 married Mike Cannon and resided in a suburb of Boston, MA.
Christie DOB: 1965, married a Pete McNeil; children: Alex, Josie and Marcella.
www.irishclans.com /cgi-bin/net.Thread.pl/message/4/1/50/518?user=&email=&depth=4&detail=description&lastread=7   (116 words)

  
 McNeil Island Room Washington, find Room in McNeil Island Washington at RoommateAccess.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
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I moved in with people who saw my ad and contacted me - which gave me a good feeling, because it meant they wanted me as a housemate as much as I wanted to find a good group to live with.
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 Bankruptcy McNeil Island, WA Washington Court, Lawyer, Attorney Help
McNeil Island, WA Washington Bankruptcy Lawyer, Court, and Attorney Info
In Chapter 13 you pay back at least 50% of your debts and, in some cases, the entire amount or forced by the courts to make the payments.
Bankruptcy is a term that is often used loosely to describe a business that has shut its doors.
www.curadebt.com /Bankruptcy/WA-Washington/McNeil-Island/Bankruptcy-McNeil-Island.shtml   (211 words)

  
 DSHS To Move Special Commitment Center Programs From McNeil Island Prison   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
The SCC will move two miles away from the prison into the nation's most modern civil commitment center for sex offenders that is nearing completion at the McNeil Island North Complex.
A shuttle service for staff and visitors will operate on a regular schedule between the McNeil Island ferry dock and the North Complex.
The DSHS Special Commitment Center was created by the legislature in 1990 as the nation's first secure mental health program for convicted sex offenders who have completed their prison sentences and have been civilly committed for further treatment by a county superior court.
www1.dshs.wa.gov /mediareleases/2004/pr04085.shtml   (684 words)

  
 Mrs. Helen McNeil, Long Island, 1936
Helen McNeil who lived at 3538 97th St in Grove(?), Long Island, in 1936.
The welfare records I have list Helen McNeil as being a cousin of Fred Ross, Evelyn's father.
Any information would be helpful, as it has been difficult to trace my Ross family due to the fosterage of Evelyn and her sister Margaret.
genforum.genealogy.com /mcneil/messages/499.html   (69 words)

  
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 komo news | Sex Offender Released From McNeil Island Back In Custody   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
Aqui was committed to the Special Commitment Center from King County, so a Seattle judge will hear arguments on whether the less restrictive alternative order should be revoked.
No date has been set for a hearing and Aqui is now being held at the center on McNeil Island.
The fact that he was able to leave his College Place home without a monitoring bracelet alarmed many in Seattle at the site chosen by the state for a new half-way house -- or "less restrictive alternative".
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 FEDS SEEK COMMENTS ON A PROPOSED AUTHORIZATION FOR THE INCIDENTAL TAKE OF HARBOR SEALS AT McNEIL ISLAND, SOUTHERN PUGET ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
As construction may potentially result in disturbance of seals on the nearby Gertrude Island, an authorization under the Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA) is warranted.
Harbor seals use the nearby Gertrude Island as a rookery.
Some of the seals may be disturbed by the noise from the construction and may seek refuge in the water.
www.publicaffairs.noaa.gov /pr98/oct98/noaa98-r157.html   (290 words)

  
 Former Special Commitment Center Resident Joseph Aqui Returned To McNeil Island For Third Time   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
Aqui, 51, was arrested at his home in College Place in Walla Walla County and immediately transported to the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) operated SCC main facility on McNeil Island in Pierce County.
Aqui is alleged to have violated conditions set by a King County Superior Court for his "less restrictive alternative" (LRA) placement.
The SCC operates a SCTF on McNeil Island that has a capacity of 24 beds.
www1.dshs.wa.gov /mediareleases/2004/pr04053.shtml   (429 words)

  
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 DJC.COM: McNeil Island to get halfway house, provided by Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce
OLYMPIA (AP) -- Gov. Gary Locke has signed a bill that allows the state to build a 24-bed halfway house for sex predators on McNeil Island.
The new facility is expected to open in October.
A federal judge had ordered the state to find a less restrictive setting for at least some of the offenders confined under the state's civil commitment law by July, or face fines of as much as $3 million.
www.djc.com /news/const/11123316.html   (142 words)

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