Michigan prisons


A lawsuit claiming juvenile inmates were sexually assaulted and harassed while being housed as adults has been dismissed. 

Andrew Jameson, Wikimedia Commons

If the state of Michigan wants to save money the Citizens Alliance on Prisons and Public Spending says corrections would be a good place to look. 

Kevin Lavery, WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) Prisoner advocates are applauding a new version of legislation to overhaul parole in Michigan. 

Mike Lanka / WMU University Relations

Governor Rick Snyder has signed a law that will allow a private corrections company to accept inmates who've been security risks at other prisons at a facility in northern Michigan. 


(MPRN-Lansing) Law enforcement groups and prisoner advocates alike are criticizing a bill meant to make it easier for some inmates to get out on parole.