There’s no immediate need for a private prison in Wyoming, but the ongoing prison conversation will keep companies and legislators interested.
Wyoming State Penitentiary
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
Thirteen men at the Wyoming State Penitentiary celebrated academic achievements Friday, as challenges loom for the Department of Corrections.
Private prisons and their corporate owners have a long history of inadequate services and mistreatment of inmates.
Andrew Johnson, recently exonerated thanks to DNA evidence, deserves a place to live and a fresh start.