Centinela State Prison (CEN) reported the passing of Correctional Officer Jason David West on Oct. 13, 2018.Jason West Obit

He began his CDCR career at the Basic Correctional Officer Academy in Galt in July 2001.

He reported to CEN in October 2001.

He was a Level II Operator on the Crisis Response Team and his latest assignment was Armory Officer.  He held certifications as a department instructor of firearms, chemical agents, and baton.