At one of the country’s most dangerous prisons, correctional officers face off against murderers, rapists, gangsters and each other By … Continue reading High Desert Suicide: Was a Prison Guard Hazed to Death?
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
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’
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
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
By Jessica Pishko Nonviolent female prisoners. Image courtesy of Last Gasp In 2011, under mounting pressure to decrease the … Continue reading CALIFORNIA WANTS TO REDUCE PRISON OVERCROWDING, YET KEEPS WOMEN LOCKED UP
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…