When it comes to prisons, Louisiana is first in many ways. The state has the highest incarceration rate in the world, with about one in
Kenyada Jones was off his meds. His mother couldn’t persuade him to come home, and mental health workers told her they wouldn’t chase a moving
Less than 1% of prisoners with hepatitis C in state correctional facilities in the United States are receiving treatment according to a new study in
On Tuesday, The Tennessean confirmed that Warden Carolyn Jordan, Associate Warden Pat Ryan and Associate Warden Carolyn Benford were on leave from the women’s prison amid
To support incarcerated individuals battling mental illness, two state agencies recently collaborated to improve services for Illinois offenders by leveraging a Chicago-area facility for treatment
A Springfield man was sentenced Thursday to one year and one day in federal prison after pleading guilty earlier this year to health care fraud.