The California Correctional Center (CCC) reports that retired Correctional Officer Frank Shipman passed away on Sept. 12.

He started his career on May 12, 1975 as a Correctional Program Supervisor I at the Northern California Re-entry Facility and transferred to California Correctional Institution (CCI) on July 6, 1976.

On Dec. 2, 1982 he was assigned to CCC as a Correctional Officer. In his career, Frank worked a variety of jobs as an officer and service retired on May 30, 2000.