Senior councilors visited the house to interrogate employees and inmates
; others were summoned to the city hall to be interrogated.
After three years studying the relationship between prison inmates
and substance abuse, I am convinced that the present system of prison and punishment only is insane public policy.
These causes include the isolation of inmates
from general society, general fear of violence (Toch, 1977), and the rise of multiple and conflicting inmate
subcultures (Irwin, 1980; Scharf, 1983).
According to McDaniel (1992), a significant portion of inmates
have disabilities, need services, and are being overlooked.
A select group of inmates
at central Iowa's Newton Correctional Facility has been learning some controversial things lately.
The Correctional Investigator found that First Nations, Metis and Inuit inmates
"They are, instead, overwhelmingly devotional in nature and intended to indoctrinate InnerChange inmates
into the Evangelical Christian belief system."
Acute retroviral syndrome developed in an inmate
in a detention center after he had intercourse with 2 HIV-infected inmates
The differences are that the clinic is located in a maximum-security military prison, the patients are prison inmates
, and six of the dental assistants are prison inmates
jails have relied on physical containment to control inmates
, to the virtual exclusion of supervision and behavior management.
Equipped with central heat and running water when the White House still used wood-burning stoves and latrines, the penitentiary represented an attempt to positively affect the lives of inmates
. In reality, PSAMPP's well-intentioned effort at reform led to the creation of the first "supermax" facility in the world.
When I learned that the male inmates
at Abu Ghraib were forced to wear women's underwear, I thought of the Maricopa County jails in Phoenix, Arizona.