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News January 19
But will high-tech programs replace “the human touch” when the virus ebbs?
Coronavirus December 21, 2020
As COVID-19 infections soar, prisoners and corrections officers worry that transferring people between facilities is causing outbreaks.
News December 13
But many Texas prisons don’t have working fire alarms.
News December 3, 2020
Public health experts urge making them a priority—but some push back.
News August 11
In Texas, prisoners are opening their cells to chat—and to riot.
News July 29
Many prisons, especially in the South, are named after racist officials and former plantations.
News July 13
Mental-health problems, short staffing plague a Texas lockup in COVID lockdown.
Feature July 1
When COVID-19 threatened the jail in Tyler, Texas, an activist pressured her sheriff to make change.
News July 1
Police asked the show to edit out officers using violence or bad language. The company says it had other reasons for not airing the footage.
Coronavirus May 30
As if coronavirus wasn’t bad enough, plumbing problems are making life in some Texas prisons even more miserable.