Overcrowing Leads to Jail Planning in Philippines


(03/08/2011)
The Quezon City government has allocated P33 Million to buy land for the proposed Quezon City Jail facility, according to reports. The present site is city-own land and is said to be severely overcrowded.
 

Planning for New Jail Now Underway


(03/08/2011)
Members of the Fall River County Planning Committee met on March 7 to discuss a wide range of topics, including how the committee would function, staffing of the proposed jail facility, and construction of a new dispatch center.
 

New Orleans Officials Vote for Smaller Jail


(02/09/2011)
The New Orleans City Council has voted unanimously to pass an ordinance authorizing the construction of a new jail that is much smaller than what had previously been planned.