North Kern State Prison (NKSP) reported the passing of retired Correctional Officer James Imming, on April 14.

Officer Imming began his career with the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation in July 1974 as a Correctional Officer at California Correctional Institution.

In July 1991, he transferred to Wasco State Prison and worked there until transferring to NKSP in March of 1993.

Officer Imming retired from state service in December of 2003.