Riots, Inmate Deaths, and Escapes: What We Know About Mississippi’s Prison Lockdown
Two inmates escaped and five people died across three facilities, with some of the violence thought to be gang-related.
'Starving The Beast': The Women Working To Close a Misused Atlanta Jail
Marilynn Winn, a formerly incarcerated 68-year-old Black woman, wants to repurpose Atlanta City Detention Center into a wellness and freedom center for the local community.
Federal judges are giving out shorter sentences in 30 cities since a key Supreme Court case
The Booker decision gave judges significantly more discretion to issue sentences that are harsher or more lenient than federal guidelines.