Senate Bill 6459, signed April 1 by Gov. Jay Inslee, the new law allows a law-enforcement officer to notify DOC when persons under community-corrections supervision violate the terms of their release. Additionally, law enforcement is now permitted to detain, search and make arrests on new crimes when committed by a DOC-active individual.

Read more about this crucial new legislation introduced by Ann Rivers for the protection of our communities.

Rivers’ corrections-partnership bill a ‘game changer’ for law enforcement