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Tony Parker was recently named commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Corrections (TDOC).
Global security leader, Gallagher, announced the appointment of Scott Elliott to the position of director of federal business, North America.
Michael Arndt has been named superintendent of the Mother Lode Regional Juvenile Detention Facility in Tuolumne County, Wash., set to open in December.
Edward Thomas will replace Carlton Joyner as warden of the Raleigh Central Prison in Raleigh, N.C., following Joyner’s promotion to deputy director of prisons for auxiliary services.

Q & A

Having won concessions in a legal battle, the Stockton Chamber of Commerce has thrown its support behind a new correctional medical
Correctional News extended invitations to several leading security electronics contractors to participate in a roundtable discussion about
Panelists from the Greening of Corrections panel at ACA’s 139th Congress of Correction discuss the challenges of applying sustainability

On Location

The ACA winter conference, one of the year’s largest events for correctional industry professionals, arrives in Tampa, Fla. on January 22.

Background Check

When Erford Harrison joined Habersham Metal Products in 1956, building a detention facility meant years of heavy lifting, and piecemeal
Following his recent retirement as director of security technology with the Massachusetts Department of Correction, Alexander Fox is
Jerry Elmblad’s office at the Michigan Department of Corrections in Lansing is littered with papers and publications on cutting-edge