Former CSP-LAC Warden Ernest Roe passes at 66

Former CSP-LAC Warden Ernest Roe passes at 66

Ernest C. Roe, a longtime law enforcement official, passed away Aug. 29 at the age of 66. Roe began his law enforcement career as a San Joaquin County deputy sheriff and in 1985 became the supervisor of the California Department of Corrections training academy at Sierra Conservation Center in Jamestown. He became CSP-LAC’s second warden in 1994. He retired from state service in 2003.