California State Prison, Los Angeles County, reported the passing of Correctional Officer Dinah Gant on Feb. 1.

Officer Gant began her career at the Richard A McGee Correctional Academy on Jan. 6, 2003. She was assigned to Salinas Valley State Prison from April 26, 2003, until Nov. 28, 2004.

She transferred to California State Prison, Los Angeles County, on Nov. 29, 2004, and remained there until her passing.