Released incarcerees of Wyoming’s only women’s prison denounce crumbling facilities, punitive use of jails.
Wyoming Department of Corrections
Lawmakers’ and Gov. Matt Mead’s decision to cut $4.5 million from substance abuse programs in prisons is costing the state money, WDOC director said.
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.