People in the News

Vicon Industries Inc., a designer and producer of video security systems and high-performance IP cameras used in correctional facilities, announced that Christian Bohn has been brought on as a
Governor Bruce Rauner has announced the nomination of John Baldwin to be the next director of the Illinois Department of Corrections.
Carteret Correctional Center, a minimum-security prison in Newport, N.C., has appointed 19-year corrections veteran Janet Bundy as the facility’s new superintendent.
Skanska hired Robert D. Flory as senior vice president/account manager for the company’s building business unit in its Oakland, Calif., office.

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