Court Gives California Two Years to Lower Prison Population


(02/26/2014)
On Feb. 10, a three-judge panel approved the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation’s proposal for a two-year extension to Feb. 28, 2016 to reduce the state’s prison population to 137.5 percent capacity.

Two Arizona Communities Consider Joint Jail


(02/12/2014)
A new partnership between the Gilbert Police Department and Chandler Police Department could potentially result in thousands in annual savings for each community.

GEO Group Announces Management of Three New Facilities


(02/05/2014)
On Feb. 1 the GEO Group assumed management of three Florida correctional facilities under a contract with the state’s Department of Management Services.

Muskegon County Holds Jail Groundbreaking Ceremony


(02/05/2014)
Muskegon County held a groundbreaking ceremony on Jan. 14 to celebrate the construction of its new $27.6 million jail.

Lake County Awarded $20 Million in State Funding


(01/29/2014)
The state of California awarded $20 million in construction funding to Lake County for upgrades to the Hill Road Correctional Facility.