Dumping Ground

Number 23130
Subject Prisons
Source News Tribune (Tacoma, Wash.)
State WA
Year 2006
Publication Date 10/22/2006; 10/23/2006
Summary Ex-convicts and former prisoners are sent to live in Pierce County into the work-release programs to help them ease back into society. Pierce County has three of these programs- RAP, Progress, and Lincoln Park houses- to help rehabilitate prisoners. But the programs are adding to the already large number of ex-cons living in Pierce County, and the number is increasing.
Category Contest Entry
Pages 36
Keywords jail; inmate; correctional facility; Gerry Horne; pre-release; correction
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