A single room in the Wyoming State Penitentiary controls the facility’s entire electrical system. Shifting soils beneath the prison’s foundations have at times made its roof leak. “If we ever get any water inside that transformer switch, it’ll create a…
Wyoming considers throwing good money after bad at the state prison, gambling with the safety of inmates and prison staff.
Thirteen men at the Wyoming State Penitentiary celebrated academic achievements Friday, as challenges loom for the Department of Corrections.
Wyoming entered into a contract with private prison company CoreCivic and its human rights history is atrocious, ex-ACLU attorney Linda Burt writes.
Private prisons and their corporate owners have a long history of inadequate services and mistreatment of inmates.