California State Prison, Solano, reported the passing of retired Correctional Officer Arturo Harvey on Jan. 16.
Officer Harvey worked as an Officer at San Quentin from June 1983 until November 1984 when he became a Police Officer with the Richmond Police Department until May 1991.
From there Officer Harvey became an Officer with Loomis Armored until 1997 when he went to work at Napa State Hospital until January 2005. Officer Harvey graduated from the Basic Correctional Officer Academy in Galt in 2006 and spent the remainder of his career at CSP-Solano until he retired June 13, 2014.
Officer Harvey worked a variety of positions during his career at CSP-Solano on Facility B on third watch.
A viewing will be held from 9-11 a.m with the funeral scheduled for 11 a.m., Friday, Jan. 23, at Bryan-Braker Funeral Home, 1850 W. Texas St., Fairfield. A reception will follow the service.