Alaska Adopts PREA Policies


(07/23/2014)
Observing Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) requirements, Alaska has adopted its first written policy on prison rape.

ISI Security Welcomes Buddy Johns


(07/16/2014)
Argyle Security, Inc., a service and solutions provider in the physical detention and electronic security industry, announced today that, effective July 16, 2014, Mr. Buddy Johns has been appointed President, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer of the company replacing Mr. Ray Gilley.

Jackson County Jail Construction Underway


(07/09/2014)
After much anticipation, construction on the about $30 million Jackson County Adult Detention Center in Pascagoula is finally underway.

CCA to Finance, Build Tennessee Prison


(07/09/2014)
The Corrections Corporation of America (CCA), the nation’s largest owner of partnership correctional and detention facilities, has agreed to finance, design, build and operate a 2,552-bed correctional facility in Trousdale County, Tenn.

San Diego Breaks Ground on Courthouse


(06/26/2014)
San Diego broke ground in March on the new $555 million San Diego Central Courthouse — one of the most expensive public office building ever and the largest to be funded by California’s Senate Bill 1407.