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Articles by Jimmy Jenkins

Whistleblowers: Software Bug Keeping Hundreds of Arizona Prisoners Beyond Release Dates

KJZZ is not naming the whistleblowers because they fear retaliation. The employees said they ...

Inspection Reports Reveal Filthy Conditions In Arizona Prison Kitchens

“At first there were little baby field mice in the dorms,” which Hunt said the women would catch and release into the nearby farmland of ...

On the Inside: The Chaos of Arizona Prison Health Care

by Jimmy Jenkins,

The Arizona Department of Corrections contracts with privately owned correctional health care company Corizon Health to oversee all medical, mental and dental care at 10 state prisons. However, that care has come under scrutiny in federal court.

In 2015, prisoners settled a lawsuit with Arizona over ...