03/26/2017 at 23:27. Facebook
The legislation would toughen penalties for the buyers if the prostitute is under 18 or is considered a trafficking victim.

Group seeks to toughen sex trafficking penalties
03/26/2017 at 20:56. Facebook
New Jersey PBA President Patrick Colligan said the gloves have been removed from the machine.

NJ COs asked to buy own safety gloves from vending machines
03/26/2017 at 17:04. Facebook
The initiative lets certain felons seek parole more quickly and gives corrections officials broad discretion to grant early release credits.

Calif. to free 9,500 inmates in 4 years
03/26/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
The FCC unanimously voted to approve rules to streamline the process for using technology to detect and block contraband phones in U.S. prisons and jails.

FCC approves measures intended to combat prison cellphones
03/26/2017 at 13:40. Facebook
The correctional system is not capable of effectively treating this population.

How the shuttering of mental hospitals continues to cause problems for corrections
03/26/2017 at 12:09. Facebook
An independent commission is close to announcing recommendations for reforms in the city's criminal justice system, including whether to shut Rikers for good.

Latest Rikers brutality case fuels debate over jail's future
03/26/2017 at 02:57. Facebook
A chamber ensemble affiliated with Carnegie Hall has been working with nearly 40 Lee Correctional Institution inmates to create music of their own.

Beats behind bars: Carnegie Hall musicians back at SC prison
03/25/2017 at 23:04. Facebook
Exceptions would include jobs in law enforcement, state agencies, schools and other businesses that supervise children, persons with disabilities and vulnerable adults.

Bills aim to aid Wash. job seekers with criminal history
03/25/2017 at 20:56. Facebook
Having round-the-clock medical care is a way to continue to control the jail's medical expenses rather than having to transport a prisoner after normal working hours to a medical facility.

Estimated $3.7M saved by Pa. jail's inmate health care provider since 2013
03/25/2017 at 17:04. Facebook
Arkansas has not executed an inmate since 2005 because of drug shortages and legal challenges. Gov. Asa Hutchinson said going forward now is necessary to provide justice.

Accelerated executions: Ark. plans 8 over 10-day period
03/25/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
"I think that donating is awesome because there is a lot of people that need it and I’m glad that I could help out and save a life."

Calif. CO donates bone marrow to young girl
03/25/2017 at 13:45. Facebook
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Anthony Gangi sits down with activist Jameel McCline and Gary York to discuss the criminal justice system.

Tier Talk Podcast: Private prisons and criminal justice reform
03/25/2017 at 03:00. Facebook
Use this information to keep yourselves and your coworkers safe.

15 prison tattoos and their meanings
The lower court said the case was resolved because prison officials had eased restrictions and granted death row inmates more privileges.

Court revives challenge of Va.'s death row conditions
03/24/2017 at 22:00. Facebook
Here are tips and insight from female officers to others, whether they're just starting their careers or are well-salted veterans.

10 things female correctional officers should know
03/24/2017 at 21:00. Facebook
The lawyer said the inmates had too little time to put together a meaningful clemency request after their death warrants were signed less than four weeks ago.

Ark. inmates make longshot bid to avoid double execution
03/24/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
Virtually any inmate except those on death row or those serving life-without-parole sentences are eligible to earn the credits and lower their sentences.

Calif. to free 9,500 inmates in 4 years
03/24/2017 at 18:00. Facebook
An inmate's family or friend must pay a monthly rental fee to the technology company for the inmate to acquire a tablet.

Inmates may get computer tablets at a fee if commissioners approve
03/24/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
The legislation would require the DOC to notify residents and schools when it plans to open a new facility nearby.

Ariz. Senate panel advances prison notification bill