Corrections Summit: West, A Success in Sacramento


(11/20/2013)
Correctional News hosted the first Corrections Summit: West on Nov. 13 at the Hyatt Regency Sacramento. The event was designed to take attendees through the planning, design, construction, maintenance and operational process of a correctional facility through a series of presentations.

New Alaska Prison Will Remain Closed


(05/06/2011)
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Goose Creek prison in the Mat-Su will not open as scheduled, corrections officials announced.

Alaska May Scrap Finished Prison


(03/23/2011)
Alaska’s new medium-security Goose Creek Correctional Center, scheduled to open next year, may be scrapped.

Alaskan Inmates Moved from Desert to Rockies


(12/11/2009)
The Alaska Department of Corrections recently changed private prison contractors and, as a result, will move 800 inmates from a privately owned penitentiary in Eloy, Ariz., to a facility located in Hudson, Colo., at the end of the year.