Michigan Department of Corrections
“We’re not a concert venue. We’re a professional organization, and our task is to house and rehabilitate prisoners.”
The transfer of 280 Vermont prison inmates from a private prison in Kentucky to one in Michigan has been completed.
Citing security concerns, Vermont officials wouldn’t specify when the inmates would begin the process of moving to the Michigan facility.
Prison investigators have been unable to determine who brought bullets into a maximum security facility in December.
Should a federal judge decide how a prisoner sleeps?
Of 71 lawsuits that ended with the state paying, 27 — more than a third — came from Michigan’s Corrections Department.
The 911 tapes have been released of the woman, who was abducted by Elliot shortly after his escape.
Security at Michigan prisons has apparently gotten weaker in the six weeks since food service operations were handed over to a private contractor.
A Michigan Department of Corrections officer is seeking national recognition for a 19th century prison guard fatally poisoned by an inmate who was pardoned decades later.
Michigan had provided Kosher meals to the state’s Jewish inmates but had not made similar accommodations Muslim convicts.