New York City’s New Jail to Improve Inmate Admissions

By Jessie Fetterling
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
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.