There will not be a jail built at the closed State Prison on Mound Road on Detroit’s east side.
The company that runs the kitchens in Michigan prisons is taking some heat and racking up $98,000 in fined.
A private company that a federal investigation found allowed “a cesspool” of conditions to exist at a Mississippi youth prison and that paid a $1.1 million fine for understaffing New Mexico prisons could be in line to oversee Michigan inmates in the next year.
Michigan State Police and the Department of Corrections said Friday that overall 74 crimes have been linked to 61 state prisoners following the DNA analysis.
The U.S. Bureau of Prisons is once again looking at the former state prison in Standish for possible conversion to a federal facility.