Coordinates: 53°40′37″N 113°20′18″W / 53.67694°N 113.33833°W
The Edmonton Institution is a maximum security federal institution located in the northeastern end of Edmonton, Alberta. It is operated by Correctional Service of Canada.
There have been 6 riots since the prison opened.
- January 24, 1986
- August 31, 1998
- November 13, 2001
- August 27, 2003
- February 10, 2004
- July 1, 2008
There has been one escape from the prison since it opened.
- Omar Khadr - former child soldier convicted of terrorism. Was transferred here from Millhaven Institution after receiving numerous death threats from other inmates.