The Man Inside: Four months as a prison guard

Number 27929
Subject Prisons
Source Reveal/Center for Investigative Reporting
State
Year 2016
Publication Date June 25, 2016
Summary Prisons are almost impossible for reporters to get inside, and few people know what life inside is like for inmates and guards. But one journalist cracked the shell of secrecy by getting a job as a prison guard. He witnessed cost-cutting measures and reported safety concerns affecting prisoners and staff. On this episode of Reveal, they take an unprecedented look inside the multibillion-dollar private prison industry. https://www.revealnews.org/episodes/the-man-inside-four-months-as-a-prison-guard/ http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2016/06/cca-private-prisons-corrections-corporation-inmates-investigation-bauer
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Keywords prisoner; guard; secrecy; safety; private
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