Land for New Prison Complex in Utah Purchased for $12.4 Million


(11/16/2016)
The Utah Division of Facilities Construction and Management (DFCM) announced on Nov. 4 the purchase of a 323-acre site to house the state’s new correctional facility in Salt Lake City.
 

Private-Prison Market Sees Surge in Stock Prices


(11/16/2016)
The private-prison market has seen a major surge in stock prices since Donald Trump won the presidential election last week.
 

Ohio Community Breaks Ground on Jail Construction Project


(11/08/2016)
A new 21st century jail will soon replace its 19th century predecessor in Woodsfield, located in Monroe County.
 

FCI Danbury’s Tails of Justice Program Helps with Rehabilitation


(11/08/2016)
Inmates at the Federal Correctional Institution, Danbury (FCI Danbury) have proved, yet again, that a dog really is man’s best friend.
 

Report Calls For Major Overhaul of Youth Imprisonment Methods


(10/26/2016)
In a new report released Oct. 21, researchers from the Harvard University John F. Kennedy School of Government Program in Criminal Justice Policy and Management (PCJ) in Cambridge and the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) are calling for an end to the existing youth imprisonment model, citing its emphasis on confinement and control.