Lake Erie Correctional Institution, Ohio Private Prison, Faces Concerns About ‘Unacceptable’ Conditions

Huffington Post article on the trials and tribulations of Ohio’s privately owned and operated prison.  Since the sale, which was reportedly lauded by CCA as a “seamless transition,” the facility has faced criticism from state auditors and local city officials.

An inmate recently died at the facility from a suspected overdose of heroin and city officials have complained about an increase in contraband smuggling that has affected the neighborhoods around the prison.

Read the HP article here.

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