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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.

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


New hearing ordered over California ban on private prisons
Apr 27, 2022

Recordings reveal 'Master Jo,' a Florida prison worker, sought to kill girlfriend's husband  
Apr 27, 2022

She Says Her Son Died After Smoking Insecticide While He Was Supposed To Be on Suicide Watch.
Apr 26, 2022

Why guaranteed minimum in ICE NOLA detention centers costs taxpayers an extra $8 million a month

Apr 24, 2022

A prison officer brought in cocaine from Miami and planned a man's murder, cops say
Apr 18, 2022

Correctional officer arrested for smuggling

Apr 12, 2022

Delco takes back management of George W. Hill Correctional Facility
Apr 07, 2022