Corporation Literally Served Inmates Trash

This is about a contractor that got caught.  How many other prison contractors around the country use the same despicable practice? Think Progress Two weeks ago Progress Michigan uncovered emails revealing that a prison food provider served cakes nibbled on by rats to inmates. They’ve now discovered that employees from this same food vendor, Aramark, served inmates at another… More Corporation Literally Served Inmates Trash

FBI Arrests 18 L.A. Sherriff’s Deputies in Corruption/Inmate Abuse Investigation

It’s good to read how the tables can turn on the bad apples in law enforcement… Daily Kos One small blow, perhaps, to the burgeoning Prison Industrial Complex. From NBC News: Nearly 20 L.A. current and former sheriff’s deputies were expected to be arrested Monday in connection with a two-year- federal probe into corruption and inmate… More FBI Arrests 18 L.A. Sherriff’s Deputies in Corruption/Inmate Abuse Investigation

AZ review shows private prisons cost more. So legislature ends the study.

This is typical of GOP deception.  If it doesn’t fit the narrative, quash it, deny it or ignore it. Daily Kos If you’re a state hellbent on turning corrections over to the for-profit prison industry, what do you do when an annual survey shows that private jails are often more expensive than the old fashioned… More AZ review shows private prisons cost more. So legislature ends the study.