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The Private Prison Primer: Stolen shoes and the Kingman riots by By Beryl Lipton, MuckRock Part 1 - Taking a look inside the black hole of prisoner grievances, and the lessons learned too late During the years it was operated by the private Management and Training Corporation, the “property” grievance was ...
Riot at Private Prison in Arizona Prompts Review, Reforms and Change in Contractor by Derek Gilna In July 2015, the privately-run Arizona State Prison Complex at Kingman (ASP Kingman) was rocked by a protracted riot in which 16 people – both guards and prisoners – suffered injuries. Following the disturbance, ...
After-Action Report - Willacy Co Correctional Facility TX, fBOP, 2015 e Th st ve In e tiv ig a Fu nd e Th st ve In e tiv ig a Fu nd e Th st ve In e tiv ig a Fu nd e Th st ve In e tiv ...
Private Prison in Texas Closes after Riot Renders it Uninhabitable by Matthew Clarke On February 20, 2015, an uprising occurred at the Willacy County Correctional Center (WCCC), a private prison located in Raymondville, Texas that was operated by Utah-based Management and Training Corporation (MTC). The facility primarily housed criminal immigrant ...
Class-action Certified in Challenge to Treatment of Mentally Ill Mississippi Prisoners by David Reutter In September 2015, a Mississippi federal district court certified as a class-action a lawsuit challenging the treatment and conditions afforded mentally ill prisoners at the East Mississippi Correctional Facility (EMCF). The court further held that the ...
U.S. Department of Justice Finds Fault with Privatized Federal Prisons by Christopher Zoukis Privately-operated federal prisons, also known as contract prisons, have more violence, use-of-force incidents and contraband seizures than facilities run by the federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP), among other findings in an August 2016 report by the U.S. ...
Fifth Circuit Says Private Prisons Liable Under § 1983 by The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals held that private prison-management corporations and their employees may be sued under 42 U.S.C. § 1983. “Billy Rosborough is a prisoner of the Bradford State Jail, a Texas prison owned and operated by…Management and ...
Private Prison Debt May Ruin Texas County's Bond Rating by Matthew Clarke Bernard Ammerman, the District Attorney of Willacy County, Texas believes that debt for privately-operated prisons may overwhelm the county's finances. In July 2012, he publicly complained that the county may not be able to repay the debt incurred ...
Private Corporations Rake in the Cash From DOJ and BOP by Derek Gilna Despite recent efforts to reduce federal prisoner counts and corrections expenses, private corporations continue to reap a financial windfall from other people's misfortune.  Several corporations have fattened their balance sheets as private prison operators and numerous health ...
Report: How Private Prison Companies Cut Corners to Generate Profit by Derek Gilna Private prison companies like Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) and the GEO Group earn hundreds of millions of dollars each year, averaging between $2,771 and $3,366 in profit per prisoner based on 2014 data. According to In ...
List of major for-profit prison services and companies U.S. FOR-PROFIT PRIVATIZED CORRECTIONAL SERVICES January 2017 – Not a full listing Facility Operations CoreCivic (Corrections Corp. of America) The GEO Group Management & Training Corp. Community Education Centers LaSalle Corrections Emerald Companies Medical / Mental Health Care Corizon Health (Beecken Petty ...
Contracted Private Prisons Assessment, AZ DOC, 2015 Contracted Private Prisons Assessment ASP-Phoenix West Marana Community Correctional Treatment Facility ASP-Florence West Central Arizona Correctional Facility Red Rock Correctional Center Assessment P = Professionalism: Modeling the idea R = Responsibility: Owning your actions I = Integrity: Doing the right thing C = ...
Making a Killing - How Prison Corporations Are Profiting From Campaign Contributions and Putting Taxpayers at Risk, AFSCME, 2011 Making a Killing: Killing: How Prison Corporations Are Profiting From Campaign Contributions and Putting Taxpayers at Risk An in-depth look at the private prison industry: violence, escapes, cash flow and some ...
Publication • May 26, 2016
Management and Training Corporation Tort and Civil Rights Lawsuits Since 1995, MTC, 2008 ----------�---- - -I / ------- ---- ------------ \ \___/I 0 -- - ----- - - ---- - - ------ - - ------------� Management & Training Corporation Tort and Civil Rights Lawsuits, Since 1995 Settled, lost or by ...
Florida’s Private Prison Movement Alive and Well by David Reutter With the promise of saving taxpayer dollars to house a growing prisoner population during a cyclical crime wave in the early 1990s, Florida decided to experiment with private prisons. From the start, those involved in the push to privatize were ...
Sanchez v. MTC, NM, Amended Complaint, PNA neglect misconduct drug withdrawal jail inmate suicide, 2005 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF NEW MEXICO LUCILLE SANCHEZ, Individually and as Personal Representative of the ESTATE OF JUAN IGNACIO SANCHEZ, Deceased, and FELIMON SANCHEZ, Plaintiffs, vs. No. CV 05-784 ...
Brief • March 14, 2016
Smith v Management & Training Corp, TX, Complaint, unlawful employment practices, 2015 Case 4:15-cv-00236-O Document 1 Filed 03/30/15 Page 1 of 12 PageID 1 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF TEXAS FORT WORTH DIVISION ISSAH “ISAIAH” SMITH Individually and on behalf of other employees similarly ...
Michigan: Private Prison More Costly than State-Run Prison, Attracts Out-of-State Contracts by David Reutter Michigan: Private Prison More Costly than State-Run Prison, Attracts Out-of-State Contracts by David Reutter The GEO Group, one of the nation’s largest for-profit prison companies, has signed contracts with Vermont and Washington State to house prisoners ...
Mississippi Private Prisons Have High Prisoner Assault Rates by Matthew Clarke Mississippi Private Prisons Have High Prisoner Assault Rates by Matt Clarke A report on the number of prisoners assaulted in Mississippi prisons shows that the assault rates in private prisons average two to three times the rate of assaults ...
Publication • September 11, 2015
AFSC, Arizona - Assessment of Riots in Management & Training Corp Kingman Prison 2015 Assessment of the 2015 Riots in Management and Training Corporations’ Kingman, Arizona Prison BY CAROLINE ISAACS AMERICAN FRIENDS SERVICE COMMITTEE—ARIZONA AUGUST 2015 PUBLISHED BY: AMERICAN FRIENDS SERVICE COMMITTEE 103 N PARK AVE., STE. 111 TUCSON, AZ ...
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