New York City’s New Jail to Improve Inmate Admissions

By Jessie Fetterling
(01/15/2014)
The New York City Department of Correction (NYCDOC) and the New York City Department of Design and Construction (NYCDDC) broke ground on a new $594 million jail on Rikers Island. The 620,000-square-foot facility will feature 1,500 beds and will be designed to achieve LEED Silver accreditation.

Denver Returns Corrections to Downtown

By Lisa Kopochinski
(12/01/2010)
The new $159 million Van Cise-Simonet Detention Center opened earlier this year, marking the completion of the second of five phases of the Denver Justice Center campus.