Fed counts up 7%; states jump over 12%
- INSIDE BOMBERS ROW. Vollers, Maryanne // Time International (South Pacific Edition);11/13/2006, Issue 45, p26
The article considers the inmates detained at the Administrative Maximum U.S. Penitentiary (ADX) in Florence, Colorado. The inmates in ADX Florence include drug kingpins, gang leaders, hit men, snipers and, lately, more and more, international terrorists, including al-Qaeda shoe bomber Richard...
- Disaster theory: Avoiding crisis in a prison environment. Rison, Richard H.; Wittenberg, Peter M. // Federal Probation;Sep94, Vol. 58 Issue 3, p45
Suggests that both an understanding of what precipitates disorder and the ability to detect the transition between order and disorder are paramount in the operation of a safe, secure correctional facility. Elements that cause disasters in prisons; What administrators can do to prevent incidents...
- Burnet County Jail Log. // Burnet Bulletin (Texas);8/29/2007, Vol. 135 Issue 35, p14B
The article lists the names of persons included in Burnet County Jail in Texas for 2007 which includes Mark Wayne Colding, Cody Alan Clark, and Daniel Hernandez.
- LOCKED UP AND LOVING IT. Britton, Beth // Oregon Business Magazine;Jun2000, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p20
Highlights the selection of Madras, Oregon as the site of the state's medium security men's correctional facility. Economic impact of the correctional institution on the region; Scheduled opening of the prison; Number of full-time workers expected to be employed by the facility; Need for...
- Lockdown at FCI Ray Brook ends after 5 days. Brown, Nathan; Knight, Chris // Adirondack Daily Enterprise;10/7/2010, Vol. 117 Issue 237, p2
The article reports on the end of the lockdown at the Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) in Ray Brook, New York.
- LockUp. Reynolds, Patrick // Metro (NZ);Sep2000, Issue 231, p84
Presents a photo essay showing the various segments of a new prison in New Zealand.
- Home Office suppressed jail bullying report. // Public Finance;5/24/2002, p15
Focuses on the decision of Home Office to suppress the publication of a report about the conditions of a correctional institution in Great Britain. Removal of prisoners to foster homes for safety from inmate mistreatment; Frequency in the use of control and alarming techniques; Administration...
- The view from inside the wall. Walsh, Kenneth T. // U.S. News & World Report;7/3/95, Vol. 119 Issue 1, p28
Focuses on the Joseph Harp Correctional Center in Lexington, Oklahoma. Calls by public for criminals to be locked up and the keys thrown away; Impact of longer sentences on overcrowding; Violent confrontations between staff members and inmates; Description of prison cells; Daily routine at the...
- The life of Riley on murderer's row. Glastris, P. // U.S. News & World Report;2/26/90, Vol. 108 Issue 8, p24
Describes the new maximum-security prison in Missouri, the Potosi Correctional Center, built to house convicted murderers serving sentences for first-degree murder and life terms without parole. Show-no-mercy sentencing; Institutional management tools; Restrictions on retailing of goods...
- CELL MATES. Carlson, Mike // Los Angeles Magazine;Feb2012, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p36
The article offers information on the Twin Towers Correctional Facility, a prison system at Bauchet Street in Los Angeles, California.