Retired Correctional Captain Jay Lawrence “Larry” Corby died March 18. He started his CDCR career in 1969 as a Correctional Officer at Folsom State Prison.
He promoted through the custody ranks at California State Prison, Sacramento, and Headquarters. He was instrumental in management and oversight of security requirements during construction of 13 adult institutions and numerous renovations.
He was a member of the California Correctional Peace Officers Association and served on the Executive Council and as State Secretary for 11 years.
Capt. Corby was one of five co-founders of the Correctional Peace Officers Foundation, a national charity for those in the corrections profession.
Services will be 11 a.m. Monday at East Lawn Mortuary, 5757 Greenback Lane, Sacramento.