Hugo Yogi Bear Pinell-Dead at 71; CDCr officers scoff at the death of prisoner


Hugo Pinell, 71, who was among inmates who attempted to break out of San Quentin State Prison in 1971, died … Continue reading Hugo Yogi Bear Pinell-Dead at 71; CDCr officers scoff at the death of prisoner

Sullivan County Jail- Blountville,Tennessee: Abuse, Hanging & Flash Bang devices


In the spotlight currently is Sullivan County Jail located in Blountville, Tennesse. This department was recently featured on National Geographic’s … Continue reading Sullivan County Jail- Blountville,Tennessee: Abuse, Hanging & Flash Bang devices

Grand jury report rips Florida prison over deadly beatdown


Matthew Walker-Florida Department of Corrections BY JULIE K. BROWN jbrown@miamiherald.com Matthew Walker was unconscious, handcuffed, face-down on the sidewalk, in … Continue reading Grand jury report rips Florida prison over deadly beatdown

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