Rooms With a View: San Diego County Women's Detention Facility

Slowly but surely, criminal justice science is undergoing a shift in modern America. While it's long been acknowledged that reform is the optimal outcome of incarceration, this principle has yet to be uniformly recognized in the physical forms of adult detention facilities.

A Model for Female Correctional Design

The $28 million, 99,000-square-foot Naval Consolidated Brig addition to NAVFAC’s (Naval Facilities Engineering Command) existing confinement complex at the Marine Corps Air Station in Miramar, Calif., is special.

Idaho Grapples with Civil Commitment, Budget

It took seven years and three directors in the state corrections office to make it happen, but planning is under way on Idaho Department of Correction’s mental health facility.