Culture Study to be Included in Nebraska Correctional Reform


(07/29/2015)
After having multiple problems occur within its correctional facilities, the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services has decided to conduct a culture study before making reform plans.

San Francisco Moves Forward with Jail Plan


(07/22/2015)
The San Francisco Board of Supervisors voted yesterday to seek $80 million in state funding, which the city would supplement with an additional $160 million, to pay for a new 384-bed jail.

California Regains Oversight of Folsom State Prison


(07/22/2015)
Oversight of Folsom State Prison’s (FSP) medical services is once again in the hands of the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR), according to a July 14 statement by the CDCR.

Los Banos Courthouse to Double Existing Capacity


(07/01/2015)
Construction crews broke ground on the new Los Banos Courthouse on June 25.

New Marion County Jail Estimated at $7.2 million


(07/01/2015)
Facing closure for being out of compliance with state regulations, the current Marion County 20-bed jail, located in Yellville, now faces potential replacement by a new, 62-bed jail costing an estimated $7.2 million.