The California Correctional Center (CCC) reported the passing of retired Correctional Counselor Troy Helton on Jan. 9, 2018.

He began his CDCR career in November 1990 at the Richard A. McGee Correctional Training Center. He was assigned as a Correctional Officer at Avenal State Prison in 1991.

He promoted to Correctional Sergeant at CCC in April 2005. He retired from CCC as a Correctional Counselor in May 2016.