The European Organisation of Prison and Correctional Services (EuroPris) and the International Corrections and Prisons Association (ICPA) will hold the third Global Corrections Digital Technology Conference, “Technology in Corrections: Digital Transformation” on April 2-4 in Lisbon, Portugal. The event will be hosted by the Directorate-General of Reintegration and Prison Services (DGRSP).Read more
CHARLESTON, W. Va. — A state commission created to investigate overcrowding at West Virginia prisons issued several recommendations to solve the problem, including construction of a new medium-security prison.
The cornerstone of recommendations for new construction submitted to Gov. Joe Manchin is a 1,200-cell, medium-security prison that would cost $100 million to $200 million. The location for the proposed prison is yet to be determined.Read more