East Mississippi Correctional Facility Faces Class-Action Lawsuit


(06/05/2013)
Mississippi is currently under scrutiny for the “less than ideal” conditions at East Mississippi Correctional Facility in Lauderdale County, Miss., near Meridian, Miss.
 

The Prisons & Correctional Facilities Summit is Fast Approaching


(10/12/2012)
The Institute for Defense & Government Advancement (IDGA) Prisons & Correctional Facilities Summit on Dec. 3-5, 2012, in Arlington, Va., will showcase high-level government and private correctional executives, capability requirements and acquisition priorities for 2013 and beyond.

Private Immigration Companies Under Scrutiny


(09/05/2012)
While public employees in the prison sector are sweating it out, hoping they don’t lose the perpetual game of budget bingo being played out across the country, the private prison industry that houses illegal immigrants has been flourishing.

Ohio Shifts Prison Ownership, Operation Structure


(11/30/2011)
The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction made changes in the ownership and operation of five prisons, saving the state an estimated $13 million annually and adding an additional 702 beds throughout Ohio’s prison system.