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LockUp You Feel Me Tampa, Florida Prison & Crime Prison Documentary

LockUp You Feel Me Tampa, Florida Prison Crime - Documentary The Florida Department of Corrections[1] is divided into three regions, each representing a .
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Cell phones in prisons? thank the guards : NPR - CriminalU.co Prison News

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It's the dirty secret of the DOC only its not a secret. Few administrators have the will to change the culture of exploitation that exists among the guards.

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4200 Smuggled Cell Phones Found in Florida Prison - RYOT News

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Guns? Dope? Nope, these inmates prefer to sneak cell phones into prison in babies' diapers, Ramen Noodle Soup packages, footballs, soda cans and body cavities.

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He put inmates in a room with nothing but a camera and asked them to talk about their crimes.

He put inmates in a room with nothing but a camera and asked them to talk about their crimes. | A Page on Prison Trends & Reform | Scoop.it
They'll never see the outside of their prison again, but that doesn't mean they can't make an impact.
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3 things to avoid when choosing body-worn video cameras and how digital evidence management software can help

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The following is paid content sponsored by QueTel. By PoliceOne Staff Agencies across the U.S. are deploying or considering purchasing body cameras for their police department. Even
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Justice Reinvestment in Oklahoma

After more than half a year of intensive analysis and collaboration, a bipartisan group of Oklahoma leaders today released a report on how to reduce violent ...
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Push to End Prison Rapes Loses Earlier Momentum - New York Times

Push to End Prison Rapes Loses Earlier Momentum - New York Times | A Page on Prison Trends & Reform | Scoop.it
After decades of societal indifference, Congress unanimously passed the Prison Rape Elimination Act in 2003. But the urgency behind that consensus has dissipated.
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Prison Reform Supporters Appear Hopeful As Bill Nears Finish Line

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The House’s prison reform package is now on its way back to the Senate for approval, before it can head to the Governor’s desk for the final OK.
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Pound puppies help troubled youth get back on track

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Teens Assisting Puppies is a program that pairs puppies and youth in rehabilitative effort
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Aging in Angola Prison - Geripal

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Elderly inmates represent the fastest growing segment of federal and state prisons, a trend which is expected to continue.
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We don’t need to keep criminals in prison to punish them

A new plan for reducing the incarcerated population — and helping offenders transition to life on the outside.
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Can New Cell Phone Blocking Technology Keep Prisoners Off the Line? | Wireless & CyberSecurity Watch

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New Technology Shuts Down Cell Phones in Prisons

This video demonstrates the most recent advancements of Try Safety First API technology to eliminate contraband prison cell phones. API technology presets a ...
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Julie Jones, Secretary of the Florida Department of Corrections: Protect the Human Rights of Kristopher Rodriguez

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Kristopher Rodriguez, now held in close management at Lake City Correctional Facility, in North Florida, was an outstanding student and military honor cadet by the time he was twelve years old.
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Cell Phones in Prison: A Former Inmate Explains the Real Deal

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A former long-serving federal inmate living in South Florida says the real reason for the proliferation of cell phones in prisons has more to do with privately owned institutions gouging inmates and their families with ridiculously overpriced phone...

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Poll Results: Cops speak out about body cameras

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By PoliceOne Staff Body cameras have been a slowly developing trend in the law enforcement community for the last several years, but interest in the technology has skyrocketed in recent months, after
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Governor Rick Scott Issues Executive Order Reforming Florida Prisons - SpaceCoastDaily.com

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Governor Rick Scott today signed Executive Order 15-102 which makes significant reforms in Florida’s prison system to improve safety, transparency and
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One State Is Showing Just How Effective Police Body Cameras Can Be

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As journalists, we dutifully report on what's going wrong, from scandals and corruption to natural disasters and social problems. But far too often the media fails to show the whole picture, neglectin
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Aging popluation takes toll on U.S. prisons

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INSIDE COLEMAN PRISON — Twenty-one years into his nearly 50-year sentence, the graying man steps inside his stark cell in the largest federal prison complex in America. He wears special medical boots because of a foot condition that makes walking feel as if he's "stepping on a needle." He has undergone tests for a suspected heart condition and sometimes experiences vertigo.
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Jeb Bush’s Cure for Shawshank: Redemption

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Jeb Bush touts his record as a prison reformer because of the success of his faith-based prison program, but does that really make him a reformer?
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Alabama prisons aim to render prison cellphones useless - Daily Journal

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MONTGOMERY, Alabama - The Alabama Department of Corrections plans to install new technology to block calls and texts to cellphones in some prisons, where they're considered contraband but still used by inmates inside.
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DOC probation officers fight for funding - WTSP 10 News

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When probation officers visit felons, they go without notice. But, in Tallahassee Tuesday, they made sure lawmakers heard their voices
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Texas To Invest in Cell Phone Blocking Technology - meshDETECT Blog

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meshDETECT, Secure Prison Cell Phones reduce contraband and increase prison revenue
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