January, 2015 | Prison Inmate Search

January 2015 - Prison Inmate Search

Archive | January, 2015

Really, President Obama?

President Obama’s State of the Union Address last  night claimed “that the crime rate and the incarceration rate have come down together.” This claim was not completely accurate. The incarceration rate has declined very little as evidenced by the United States having twenty five percent of the world’s inmates and only five percent of the […]

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Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

  Yesterday, we honored the federal holiday, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. What would the great civil rights leader think about the massive incarceration rate of Black Americans in 2015. From 1980 to now, the United State prison population increased approximately from 500,000 to 2.3 million inmates. The United States has 25% of the world’s […]

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PrisonPath Relaunches with new Prison Consulting Service

PRWEB.com: 1/14/15 original link Created by a former inmate and criminal attorney, Prisonpath.com provides free information about prisons and jails throughout the country to inmates and their families. PrisonPath relaunches for 2015 with a content driven user interface and new prison consultant service. “The information and the articles we provide would have given my family […]

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Solitary Confinement & Mentally ill Inmates

      Pennsylvania’s policy with respect to serious mentally ill inmates in solitary confinement will now change as a result of a settlement reached last week, between the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections and the Disability Rights Network of Pennsylvania. Many of the Pennsylvania inmates had been  placed in solitary confinement  for behavioral issues which […]

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