Federal, state authorities converge on Anson County prison
POLKTON — State and federal officials ... the state Prison Emergency Response Team, and the State Bureau of Investigation. She called the partnership an “effort to show united support in protecting our staff, inmates and the general public.”
Challenges numerous for ex-inmates with HIV
Without such support, says Page, many newly released people become ... local jail’s budget,” he said. According to federal figures from 2010, there were just over 20,000 inmates in state and federal prisons with HIV or AIDS. Those numbers don’t ...
State time or federal prison?
there were 712 inmate-on-inmate assaults out of a state prison population of about 66,000. That's a rate of about 1.1 assaults per 100 prisoners. Karen Bond, an attorney who served more than three years in federal prisons for securities fraud, says many ...
Enlisting Prison Labor to Close Budget Gaps
Prison labor — making license plates, picking up litter — is nothing new, and nearly all states have such programs. But these days, officials are expanding the practice to combat cuts in federal ... tanks. There are no figures on how many prisoners ...
Many challenges face ex-inmates living with HIV
Without such support, says Page, many newly released people become ... a local jail's budget," he said. According to federal figures from 2010, there were just over 20,000 inmates in state and federal prisons with HIV or AIDS. Those numbers don't encompass ...