The California Correctional Center (CCC) reported the passing of retired Correctional Officer Dave Van Sickle on Oct. 27.

Officer Sickle began his CDCR career on Dec. 17, 1990 at the California Correctional Institution. In 2000, he transferred to CCC.

During his time at CCC, he was also known as the “Staff Chaplain.” He retired on June 30, 2012.