The IRE website will be unavailable while we complete routine maintenance on Friday, November 19 from 8-10 am CT.
IRE favicon


Resource ID: #10615
Subject: Prisons
Source: Orange County Register (Santa Ana, Calif.)



The Orange County Register runs a 3 - part series on the use of firearms by correctional officers; found that prison guards resorted to the use of lethal firearms to quell disturbances and fights more times than guards in any other state. 27 inmates were killed in a five-year period in California's prisons, Oct. 23 - 25, 1994.

141 Neff Annex   |   Missouri School of Journalism Columbia, MO 65211   |   573-882-2042   |   |   Privacy Policy
apartmentpenciluserscalendar-fullcrossmenu linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram