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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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State Auditor delivers “obituary for the almost-dead prison plan

May 09, 2021

Commissioners vote against taking over private prison

May 06, 2021

ICE Jailer in New Jersey Is Sued By Its Landlord, Claiming Unsafe Conditions

May 04, 2021

Joe Biden Says 'Give Me Five Days' to Hecklers Calling for Closure of Detention Centers

Apr 30, 2021

Lawsuit filed in a bid to block Alabama’s prison lease plan

Apr 28, 2021

California migrant detention center called out for ‘years of abuse and misconduct

Apr 28, 2021

Alabama prison throws spotlight on Wisconsin bonding agency

Apr 20, 2021

Barclays pulls out as underwriter for CoreCivic’s Alabama prison construction deal
Apr 19, 2021



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