Lisa Esterbrook is currently incarcerated in Miami Detention Center, a Federal prison in Florida. She has served 10 years … Continue reading What it means to me for the First Step Act to be passed
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?
The following came to me via Twitter: True to form, rather than the Feds addressing the issues the prisoners have, … Continue reading What is going on at USP Atlanta Prison Camp?
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
“If current trends continue, one in four black males born today can expect to spend time in prison during their … Continue reading A 1990s mugging and the roots of Donald Trump’s hardline criminal justice views
UPDATE 2/9/16: One of PRM’s group members reported -“I called & got Deputy Warden Schiffer (sp). He stated the heating … Continue reading Two Issues that need your attention NOW!
WE can change this. WE have the power to make effective changes in Criminal Justice= we have the numbers to … Continue reading Mental health care for prisoners could prevent rearrest, but prisons aren’t designed for rehabilitation