Here are five close-to-home ways for you to learn more about the private prison industry, and to contribute to the ongoing discussion about their use.
Private prison company CoreCivic sees growth in demand from U.S. Marshals Service as part of its forward-moving plan.
Each year, dozens of private prison contracts come up for re-bid. Help MuckRock’s Private Prison Project by letting us know about the contract debate near you.
Private prison giant GEO Group appeals to the powers of the federal government and property rights to allow continued operation in Tacoma, Washington.
The Trump administration’s policies will be benefiting the bank accounts of the country’s largest for-profit prison operators and echo correctional policies that have been controversial since the ’80s.