What are the Facts surrounding the recent drug crisis in many US prisons?


The last two weeks in August have brought many stories in the media about deaths and drugs in prisons to … Continue reading What are the Facts surrounding the recent drug crisis in many US prisons?

Vaughn Prison: Put On Notice


From Smyrna, Delaware March 8th, 2017 To: Warden Parker, James T. Vaughn Correction Center From: Thomas Gordon #455684 Re: Human … Continue reading Vaughn Prison: Put On Notice

Alarming Suicide Rates At A Women’s Prison Spur Calls For Action


BY DAN SCHINDEL Photo by Tim Pearce, Los Gatos via Flickr Over an 18-month period from 2014 to 2015, there … Continue reading Alarming Suicide Rates At A Women’s Prison Spur Calls For Action

BEYOND PUNISHMENT: A Miami Herald investigation of Lowell Correctional Institution


The Miami Herald continues to blow the Florida Department of Corrections wide open with their newest investigative series. I-Team investigation … Continue reading BEYOND PUNISHMENT: A Miami Herald investigation of Lowell Correctional Institution