Concerns Rise as Contraction Becomes Apparent in the DEC Marketplace

By Joe Pohrer
Questions as to what the current and future market holds have been circling around the detention equipment contractor (DEC) sector for some years.

Gallagher: A Global Leader in Perimeter Security

By Jenny Ivy Byrne
Back in the ’30s, an inventor named Bill Gallagher devised a way to keep his horse from using a car as a scratching post by installing an electrical circuit that delivered a shock whenever the horse touched the vehicle. The invention sparked an idea to create an electrical fencing system.

Coming Soon: 2013 ACA Winter Conference

The American Correctional Association’s (ACA) annual winter conference is set to take place Jan. 25-30 at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas. The conference will be complete with a full exhibit hall, panel hearings, meetings, workshops and correctional facility tours.

ICPA Conference in Mexico City

ICPA Executive Director Ed Wozniak addressed the crowd at the International Corrections and Prisons Association Conference held in Mexico City from October 28 to November 2, 2012.