Extreme heat has killed nearly twenty people housed in correctional facilities. Now, inmates and guards have banded together to fight for improved conditions.
Gawker got wind that the Texas Department of Criminal Justice’s Connally Unit recently was shut down due to “chronic staff staffing shortages and water outages.”
July 12, 2012 | by Katie Stroh
Inmates at two women’s prisons in Texas train service dogs for veterans through Patriot Paws, a Rockwall-based nonprofit.
March 27, 2014 | by Sonia Smith | ANIMALS