Last year inmates spent two months on average in jails after sentencing, awaiting a prison bed and losing opportunities to reduce time with good behavior.
The Judiciary Committee advanced a suggestion brought by the farming and ranching lobby that will make it easier to prosecute the public for trespassing.
Fremont County Coroner argues that an old but still useful death investigation process could have increased transparency and reduced public angst in officer-involved shooting
Critics say Division of Criminal Investigation failed to adequately examine shooter’s checkered past or whether he violated procedures in 2018 Laramie killing.
Released incarcerees of Wyoming’s only women’s prison denounce crumbling facilities, punitive use of jails.