McLean County Jail Moves Toward New Mental Health Unit

McLean County officials are considering three new housing options for mentally ill jail inmates.

The Management of Inmates: How to Avoid a Prison Break

By Chris Archer, Editor,
In September, there was an attempted jailbreak from the Mount Olive Correctional Complex in West Virginia. In this interview, Jennifer Ballard, director of programs, West Virginia Division of Corrections, highlights the challenges of managing the volume of prisoners in correctional facilities.