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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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Prison Transport Officer Will Spend Life Behind Bars After Sexually Assaulting Convicts

Oct 23, 2021

Southwest Ranches loses jury trial over big-money detention center  
Oct 21, 2021

Concerning Results from OSHA Investigation Emphasize Ongoing Dangers from COVID-19
Oct 20, 2021

Some New Mexico lawmakers object to private prisons
Oct 13, 2021

Delaware County will return its privately run prison to public control

Oct 8, 2021

Corrections company to cease services at Indy jail
Oct 6, 2021

Court thwarts California's private prison ban.

Oct 6, 2021

Inmate had inside help with escape
Oct 5, 2021