Crimes Against Women Inmates Famous Prisoners Series

The Waiting Game: Why Dance Moms Star Abby Lee Miller Remains in Prison Up Till Now

Former Dance Moms star Abby Lee Miller is presently playing a waiting game with the Bureau of Prisons. She is still incarcerated beyond the February 20 date earlier set for her prison release. Her prison release date remains unknown at the moment, ETOnline reports. But an insider reveals the reasons behind the development. Abby Lee Read More…

Even after release, former California inmates tend to have no idea they are now allowed to vote again.
Prison System Issues

Maine & Vermont Lead the Way for Inmates Casting Voter Ballots from Prisons

Incarcerated inmates are banned from casting votes in most US states. But this is never the case in Maine and Vermont. These two states allow inmates to vote from behind prison walls. While most convicted felons are disenfranchised from voting while serving their prison sentences in other states, Vermont and Maine allow prisoners to vote. Read More…

Progressive Women of NEPA
Crimes Against Women Inmates Private Prisons

Advocacy Groups Demand Reforms Over Abuses in Lackawanna County Prison

Co-founder of the activist group Progressive Women of NEPA, Stephanie Bressler, joins other activist groups to seek dramatic reforms at the Lackawanna County Prison, Pennsylvania. Bressler is working through the frequent meetings of the Lackawanna County Prison Board to push for changes at the correctional center. The advocacy for these changes became escalated when seven Read More…

Love After Lockup Mary and Dominic's New Year's Eve proposal night
Prison Love Prison TV, Series, Movies, Games

Love After Lockup: Mary Reveals Her Future Plans With Dominic

It was just the other day that we watched the season one finale of our new favorite show, Love After Lockup. Today, let’s talk about about Mary and Dominic, who currently resides in a half-way house. Mary recently decided to speak up finally about the awkward “non-wedding.” Taking it to the social media, Mary revealed Read More…

AZ Prisoners Attack Officers
Prison System Issues

Sunday Riot in Arizona Prison Leaves 12 Inmates & 1 Guard Wounded

Twelve prison inmates and one prison guard have sustained various degrees of injuries after a riot broke out on Sunday. The disturbing incident occurred at the Red Rock Correctional Center in Eloy, Arizona. The prison is managed by CoreCivic. CBSNEWS reports: “Prisoners are rioting at CCA Red Rock. There have been inmate-in-inmate assaults and inmate-on-staff Read More…

Federal Prison Guard posing
Mass Incarceration US Federal Prison System

Nurses, Teachers, Cooks Take Up Guard Duties to Fill Up Security Roles in Federal Prisons

Shortage of prison guards in federal prisons across the United States is giving rise to role reversals within correctional facilities. Prison employees who were not trained to function as guards are now drafted into the roles without any prior warning. It is either they accept the new security roles imposed on them or find the Read More…

Better parent-child interaction within the prison systems is the LR198 study.
Prison Visits & Issues

Visitation cut at Florida state prisons among public uproar

Visitation at all state prisons has been curtailed. The Florida Department of Correction (FDC) has taken this drastic step citing it on: Staff shortages and Safety concerns The Agency says that the smuggling of drugs, weapons, and cellphones into state prisons is on the rise. The officers said the smuggling of these items threatens the Read More…

Over Crowded Californian prison

New Survey Reveals Most Americans Support Reforms In Criminal Justice System

A recently released poll has found that 75 percent of Americans do believe that a lot of improvements need to be done to our criminal justice system. The research which was carried out by Public Opinion Strategies, and later presented to Justice Action Network, also assessed the political influence on this matter. Democrats led the Read More…