Michigan Union Will Try To Stop New Prison Food ContractA Michigan union pledged to try to stop a three-year, $158 million prison food contract approved Tuesday, questioning the lack of a new bid and saying state employees should again be doing the work instead.
States Ends Prison Food Contract With Aramark But Is New Contractor Riddled With Hunger Issues?The Snyder administration cuts ties with troubled prison food provider Aramark Correctional Services.
Maggots Discovered At Michigan Prison During Lunch At Correctional FacilityA Correction's spokesperson says that there were no reports by inmates of maggots on their plates but he can't say yet for certain that no maggots made it to the lunch table.
Aramark Wants A Raise? Michigan Reviewing Prison Food Service Contract CostsThe discussion comes as Aramark's performance has been scrutinized about allegations of worker misconduct and food shortages and contamination.
Ex-Prison Food Worker Accused Of Trying To Orchestrate Inmate AssaultAuthorities say a former food service worker at a prison in Michigan's Upper Peninsula tried to get an inmate to help orchestrate the assault of another inmate.
5 Second Rule? Prison Food Vendor Literally Served Michigan Inmates GarbageA food service vendor for Michigan's correction system is in trouble once again.
Michigan Confirms Rodent-Nibbled Cake Served To InmatesThe incident resulted in the dismissal of an Aramark Correctional Services worker.
Bullets Found In Maximum Security Michigan Prison Still Puzzling InvestigatorsPrison investigators have been unable to determine who brought bullets into a maximum security facility in December.
Guards Protest At Prison Saying State Cuts Jeopardize Safety Of AllPrison guard Kevin Ott was left with a fractured skull and stabbed multiple times after being attacked by an inmate with a lock hidden inside a sock.
Fired Michigan Prison Food Worker Files ComplaintA fired Michigan prison food service worker has filed a whistle-blower complaint, saying she lost her job for reporting falsified records and kitchen practices that endangered health and food safety.
Michigan Prison Food Contractor Boosts Pay, StaffEd Buss told reporters in Lansing that better staffing alleviates other problems, and overall performance of Aramark Correctional Services "needs to be much better."
Michigan Prison Worker Suspected Of Seeking Hit On InmateThe prison food service worker allegedly approached an inmate about arranging to have another inmate killed.