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BOP Correctional Officer Sentenced for False Statements In Certificate or Other Writing


On September 1, 2021, a BOP Correctional Officer assigned to the Federal Correctional Institution Butner (FCI Butner) in North Carolina, was sentenced to one year of probation for one count of false statements in a certificate or other writing.  Adam Cockerham was sentenced in the Eastern District of North Carolina.  According to the superseding Criminal Information, on or about May 14, 2019, Cockerham signed an inmate round sheet affirming that he completed a round in an inmate housing unit, when in fact, he had not conducted said round.   The investigation was conducted by the OIG’s Washington Field Office.

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