|Agency||Pennsylvania Department of Corrections|
|Dates of Service||Ended June 11, 2022.|
|Last Known Status||Resigned|
2022 Sexual Assault
In May and June of 2022, Pierce had a sexual relationship with an inmate at the State Corrections Institution. Surveillance videos showed Pierce and the victim using an individual-use bathroom on several occasions. After one incident, Pierce is shown arranging her uniform "in a manner consistent with re-dressing".
On June 10, 2022, an officer at the institution reported the allegations to the State Police, who investigated.
On June 11, 2022, Pierce resigned.
Pierce was charged with three counts of institutional sexual assault and two counts of criminal use of a communication facility, all felonies of the third degree.
- Alex Rose, Former PA Department of Corrections employee accused of sexual relationship with inmate, Daily Times, 2022-08-17