Elections, Grassroots Efforts Reignite Tamms Debate


(11/19/2014)
Several Illinois residents are actively working to reopen the shuttered Tamms Correctional Center, also referred to as Tamms Supermax, in Alexander County.

Illinois Prisons See Spike in Overtime Pay


(11/13/2013)
According to a new report by the Associated Press, Illinois prison staff made approximately $62 million in overtime pay in the fiscal year ending in June 2013.

Illinois Prisons See Spike in Overtime Pay


(11/13/2013)
According to a new report by the Associated Press, Illinois prison staff made approximately $62 million in overtime pay in the fiscal year ending in June 2013.