Author: Mary Meehan

Kentucky Adding Prison Space to Relieve Inmate Overcrowding

This article was originally published by the Ohio Valley ReSource.  Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin announced that an empty, privately-owned prison in Wheelwright, Kentucky, will soon hold 650-medium security inmates. Bevin said re-opening the prison will save millions of dollars in construction costs and help alleviate jail overcrowding largely driven by […]

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