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


(12/14/2011)
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


(12/14/2011)
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


(07/07/2010)
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.