The appalling story of a California prison guard who committed suicide: ‘The job made me do it’


CDCr…California Department of Corrections and rehabilitation ( there is no real rehabilitation, hence the small “r”). Staffed by CCPOA union … Continue reading The appalling story of a California prison guard who committed suicide: ‘The job made me do it’

Losing lives while gaining profit: 4 deaths in 2 months is business as usual for CCA prison


Via San Francisco Bay View by Anthony Robinson Jr.   “It should never be easy for them to destroy us.” … Continue reading Losing lives while gaining profit: 4 deaths in 2 months is business as usual for CCA prison

How the Government Put Tens of Thousands of People at Risk of a Deadly Disease


If it killed politicians instead of prisoners, this illness would be national enemy No. 1. —By David Ferry   Sika … Continue reading How the Government Put Tens of Thousands of People at Risk of a Deadly Disease

“A Girl Hung Herself Yesterday”: Deaths in Custody at California Institution for Women


by Victoria Law Via Solitary Watch On July 30, 2014, Margarita Murugia was found hanging in her solitary confinement cell at … Continue reading “A Girl Hung Herself Yesterday”: Deaths in Custody at California Institution for Women

California Dept. of Corrections (CDCr) is STILL medically neglecting prisoners…


Yes, you read that right- despite being under Federal Receivership since April 2006, California Department of Corrections is STILL medically … Continue reading California Dept. of Corrections (CDCr) is STILL medically neglecting prisoners…