With tag: prison
Prison Opens In Berlin, NH
In New Hampshire, a new prison is officially opening Friday morning in Berlin.
New Assessment Tool For NH Prisons
New Hampshire, prison officials are adopting a new method of
assessing the appropriate rehabilitative and treatment programs for inmates.
Vermont Sees Increase In Prison Violence
By John Dillon
The state is no longer
sending inmates to a Massachusetts jail and the change may have aggravated tensions in Vermont prisons. Officials are reporting an
up-tick in violence among inmates, and they say out-of-state gang members held on
drug charges may be responsible.
State of the Re:Union: Appalachia
This week, State of the Re:Union travels through Appalachia. We'll learn about mountain-top-removal mining through the miners and communities of West Virginia. In Kentucky, we hear a local radio DJ who's gone from bluegrass and blues to Blackalicious, with an unexpected key audience.
State's Prison Population Declines
By Neal Charnoff
The Vermont Department of Corrections is reporting a gradual decrease in the
number of people in jail. Officials say the decrease is a result of the governor's Challenges for Change budget