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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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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.

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Immigrant rights groups file complaints against Georgia ICE facility
Aug 3, 2022

Former ICE official who compared family jails to summer camp lands job with private prison profiteer
July 29, 2022

Judge limits Tennessee lawyer's tweets about private prison firm he's suing

July 21, 2022

Immigrant detainees at two Central Valley immigration detention centers sue over wages

July 15, 2022

Abuse and Cover-Upí: Complaint alleges sexual assault, retaliation at for-profit immigrant prison in Georgia

July 15, 2022

Corizon Health Sued for Allegedly Defaulting on $12M in Hospital Claims
June 29, 2022