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NYSNYS NEWS: DOCCS records show both Dannemora prison escapees are serving life sentences for murder, one for gunning down a Broome County sheriff's deputy. The other kidnapped and beat a man to death in Niagara County.
NYSNYS News
NYSNYS NEWS: DOCCS records show both Dannemora prison escapees are serving life sentences for murder, one for gunning down a Broome County sheriff's deputy. The other kidnapped and beat a man to death in Niagara County. By Kyle Hughes
NYSNYS News


ALBANY, N.Y. (June 6) -- The two men who escaped overnight from DOCCS Clinton prison in Dannemora are both serving life terms.

David Sweat is serving life without parole for murdering a Broome County deputy sheriff in 2002.

Richard Matt is serving 25 to life for kidnapping and beating a man to death in Niagara County in 1997.

Both men are dangerous and should not be approaches, authorities said.

Gov. Andrew Cuomo scheduled his schedule Saturday to travel to the prison for a 1 p.m. briefing.

The DOCCS inmate lookup information follows:

Identifying and Location Information
As of 06/06/15
DIN (Department Identification Number) 03B2297
Inmate Name SWEAT, DAVID P
Sex MALE
Date of Birth 06/14/1980
Race / Ethnicity WHITE
Custody Status IN CUSTODY
Housing / Releasing Facility CLINTON
Date Received (Original) 09/24/2003
Date Received (Current) 09/24/2003
Admission Type NEW COMMITMENT
County of Commitment BROOME
Latest Release Date / Type (Released Inmates Only)
Crimes of Conviction
If all 4 crime fields contain data, there may be additional crimes not shown here. In this case, the crimes shown here are those with the longest sentences.
As of 06/06/15
Crime Class
MURDER 1ST A1



Sentence Terms and Release Dates
Under certain circumstances, an inmate may be released prior to serving his or her minimum term and before the earliest release date shown for the inmate.
As of 06/06/15
Aggregate Minimum Sentence LIFE Years, 99 Months, 99 Days
Aggregate Maximum Sentence LIFE Years, 99 Months, 99 Days
Earliest Release Date LIFE
Earliest Release Type
Parole Hearing Date
Parole Hearing Type FULL MAXIMUM
Parole Eligibility Date 99/99/9999
Conditional Release Date NONE
Maximum Expiration Date LIFE
Maximum Expiration Date for Parole Supervision
Post Release Supervision Maximum Expiration Date
Parole Board Discharge Date

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Identifying and Location Information
As of 06/06/15
DIN (Department Identification Number) 08B1723
Inmate Name MATT, RICHARD
Sex MALE
Date of Birth 06/25/1966
Race / Ethnicity WHITE
Custody Status IN CUSTODY
Housing / Releasing Facility CLINTON
Date Received (Original) 05/30/2008
Date Received (Current) 05/30/2008
Admission Type NEW COMMITMENT
County of Commitment NIAGARA
Latest Release Date / Type (Released Inmates Only)
Crimes of Conviction
If all 4 crime fields contain data, there may be additional crimes not shown here. In this case, the crimes shown here are those with the longest sentences.
As of 06/06/15
Crime Class
MURDER 2ND A1
ROBBERY 1ST B
KIDNAPPING 1ST A1

Sentence Terms and Release Dates
Under certain circumstances, an inmate may be released prior to serving his or her minimum term and before the earliest release date shown for the inmate.
As of 06/06/15
Aggregate Minimum Sentence 0025 Years, 00 Months, 00 Days
Aggregate Maximum Sentence LIFE Years, 99 Months, 99 Days
Earliest Release Date 01/22/2032
Earliest Release Type PAROLE ELIGIBILITY DATE
Parole Hearing Date 09/2031
Parole Hearing Type INITIAL RELEASE APPEARANCE
Parole Eligibility Date 01/22/2032
Conditional Release Date NONE
Maximum Expiration Date LIFE
Maximum Expiration Date for Parole Supervision
Post Release Supervision Maximum Expiration Date
Parole Board Discharge Date

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