All posts tagged "corrections corporation of america"

Ex-con becomes private prison investor to expose systematic rape by employees

A former convict at a private prison has taken his complaints about the billion dollar industry to the annual shareholders meeting in an attempt to reform the system from within.

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FBI takes over investigation into Idaho's privately operated 'Gladiator School' prison

The FBI has taken over Idaho’s investigation into the private prison company accused of running a “gladiator school” and turning over control to prison gangs to save money on guards at the state’s largest corrections facility.

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Private Idaho prison a nightmare of violence and under-equipped guards, says lawsuit

Workers at Idaho's largest private prison are suing Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) over what they claim is an unnecessarily unsafe work environment.

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Private prison company offers to buy 48 states' prisons

In exchange for keeping at least a 90 percent occupancy rate, the private prison company Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) has sent a letter to 48 states offering to manage their prisons for the low price of $250 million per year, according to a letter obtained by the Huffington Post.

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