Tag Archives: Criminal Justice

Women Incarcerated In Texas Have Fewer Opportunities Than Men, Report Finds

Incarcerated women in Texas have access to fewer educational and vocational programs compared to incarcerated men, a new study finds.

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Justice Department Will Phase Out Its Use Of Private Prisons

Federal officials said the contract facilities don’t offer substantial cost savings or provide the same level of security as those run by the Federal Bureau of Prisons.

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John Hinckley, Who Tried To Kill A President, Wins His Freedom

A federal judge in Washington will allow John Hinckley to leave a mental institution and to live full-time with his mother. Hinckley shot President Ronald Reagan and three others in 1981.

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