Avenal State Prison reported the passing of Correctional Sgt. Bobby Crews on Sept. 24.
Sgt. Crews started his career with the department on Sept. 14, 1996, and reported to ASP on Oct. 28, 1996, as a Correctional Officer.
On Dec. 31, 2001, he transferred to the Substance Abuse Treatment Facility (SATF) as a Correctional Officer.
On Aug. 15, 2005, he promoted to Correctional Sergeant and subsequently reported to ASP.