Jorge Flores is a part-time writer with a wide array of interests ranging from physics to football and of course, prison news. His near unboundless curiosity and his love for people are two qualities you can see in his writing. Jorge currently writes news reports for prison loved ones on Prison Rideshare Network. When not writing, he loves to play football and read.
Is Uber Ridesharing a Reliable Transportation Source for Newly Released Prison Inmates?
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Pennsylvania Prison Board Considers Uber Ridesharing for Newly Released Inmates

Should prisons use Uber ridersharing for newly released inmates? That is exactly what the Monroe County Prison Board has met to discuss. Is it a good idea? Residents who live by the jail in Hamilton Township, Pennsylvania have noticed inmates wandering around the area after they have been released. David Hunh, a farmer who lives in Read More…

Richie Merritt (left) compared to an older image of Rich Wershe Jr., the subject of the film White Boy Rick.
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The Story of White Boy Rick: How a Teenager Was Left to Rot In Prison

After helping the FBI at 15, Rick Wersche Jr. was put in prison for a life they helped. In 1987, he got life without parole at 17. He is still there today.   By the age of 16, most teenagers are experiencing their firsts in life. First car, first job, first love. Richard Wershe Jr.’s Read More…

A group of mothers in prison with their infant children.
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Babies Behind Bars: The Positive Results of Prison Nurseries

Due to prison populations of women increasing, programs are starting to be created for mothers and their babies. Prisons with nurseries are one solution. Raising a child is one of the most rewarding yet challenging things a person can experience. It becomes even more of a challenge doing it alone…while in prison. That is exactly Read More…