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 Welcome to the Private Corrections Working Group. Here you will find the latest in  news, reports and resources on correctional privatization from around the World. This service is provided to inform our members, legislators and the public about the problems with for-profit private corrections.

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Help Fighting the For-Profits

If you need help fighting the for-profit private corrections industry, we're here to help you.  We have the data, the experts and the resources to successfully organize opposition. Contact Ken Kopczynski at 850-980-0887 or at kenk@PrivateCI.org.
If you're a current or former private corrections employee and want to share with us, contact Frank Smith at 541-997-5255 or minervaorganizer@gmail.com . Help is just a phone call or email away.

PCWG is please to announce it has received a generous grant from Corrections USA to continue our efforts against the for-profit private prison industry.

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PCWG in the News


Two accused of having sex with prison inmates

Nov 21, 2020

Lawyer adds motion in jail lawsuit | Complaint alleges management firm allowed destruction of video evidence

Nov 20, 2020

Private prison firm hit with ransomware attack
Nov 7, 2020

Teen charged with murder in Columbus shooting was housed at Abraxas

Nov 7, 2020

Bent County leaders worry potential prison closure could devastate local economy

Oct 27, 2020

L.A. City Attorney Drafts Law to Ban Private Prisons; Public Hearing Nov. 12
Oct 27, 2020

New Mexico retirement board takes step toward divesting of private prison companies

Oct 17, 2020

New Mexico Corrections pays $1.4 million to settle whistleblower case

Oct 16, 2020



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