Wisconsin Considers Correctional Shift Changes


(07/30/2014)
Wisconsin lawmakers may expand 12-hour work shifts for correctional officers to a second state correctional institution.

Illinois Prisons See Spike in Overtime Pay


(11/13/2013)
According to a new report by the Associated Press, Illinois prison staff made approximately $62 million in overtime pay in the fiscal year ending in June 2013.

Illinois Prisons See Spike in Overtime Pay


(11/13/2013)
According to a new report by the Associated Press, Illinois prison staff made approximately $62 million in overtime pay in the fiscal year ending in June 2013.

Maine Considers Putting Young Adults in Juvenile Facilities


(01/15/2013)
Battle lines are being drawn around an unusual proposal to change laws in the state of Maine pertaining to where young adult inmates serve out their sentences.

Iowa Facing Serious Overcrowding


(12/29/2011)
Iowa was able to restore its prison system after letting the prison population get out of hand in the 1970s