Inmates planned to burn down the jail, guard’s report says

Documents paint picture of March 18 blaze that closed facility for 6 weeks and caused $250,000 in damages

The mood inside Baffin Correctional Centre’s Charlie Unit was tense, and the inmates were behaving strangely. It was around 1 p.m. on March 18, just a couple hours before a fire in the unit’s dorm 5 broke out. “Worthy of note is that the kitchen crew all decided they were not going to the kitchen...

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