Why is there such a spike in suicide rates in Georgia prisons? And why are many inmates in solitary confinements killing themselves? Georgia Prison Suicides Surpasses National Average As at November 9th, 13 inmates in Georgian state prisons had committed suicide in 2017 alone. One of them was on death row and two others were […]
Prison Rideshare Network is dedicated to helping loved ones connect with carpool partners, programs and companies that provide prison visitor transportation services. Download our PrisonLifts app to help you find rides to prisons, or tune in here for regular reports.
Some changes are coming soon at the Madison County Jail. The facility plans to do some upgrading of its technology system. The changes might be aimed to yield positive results. But, in between, the process proves not to be conducive for all inmates. According to the facility reports, families and friends are not allowed to […]
Kristal Bush is a young lady with an incarcerated brother and father. Yes she is the typical, ever statistical kid with a parent behind bars. Her brother and father have both been incarcerated for 11 and 25 years, respectively. She has only ever known her father behind bars. You can only imagine how hard it […]
Just one more harrowing tale of prison families and the burdens of incarcerations. These burdens come with having a family member that is incarcerated – Parents of Incarcerated Boy Sets Up Prison Ride Service to Take People to See Prison Inmates. This is a story of “using what you’ve got” to make the best of a […]
Crystal Wyatt is the owner of Ride & Rebuild, a prison visits van service. Her company is dedicated to giving Philadelphia families rides to and from prisons in Pennsylvania. It also supports the women who support men behind bars. Men returning home from prison face challenges beyond imagination. Reintegrating themselves into society requires finding a […]
Visiting the Prison to see loved ones goes beyond just visiting to say hello, it means more than you may know. The result of a study by researchers at the Minnesota Department of correction highlights an interesting trend. The study found that Inmates who were visited personally at least once over the course of their […]