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Former BOP Contract Correctional Officer Pleaded Guilty to Bribery Charges


On October 5, 2022, a former BOP Contract Correctional Officer assigned to the Rivers Correctional Institution in Winton, North Carolina pleaded guilty to one count of bribery of a public official.  Dorrein Askew pleaded guilty in the Eastern District of North Carolina.  According to the plea agreement, Askew pleaded guilty to count three of the Indictment, which provided that from on or about November 1, 2019, through on or about December 10, 2019, Askew accepted monetary payments in return for smuggling alcohol into the Rivers Correctional Institute.  The investigation is being conducted by the OIG’s Washington Field Office, with forensic assistance provided by the OIG’s Cyber Investigation Office. 

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