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The training, provided by Corrections Special Application Unit (C-SAU), arms corrections officers with rubber projectiles to use when an inmate refuses to exit their cell.
Nursing home operators appear to be split over a similar policy announced today.
The Pennsylvania prison system also announced it is stopping in-person visits for the thousands of unvaccinated inmates.
The federal lawsuit accuses officials at the Montgomery County Correctional Facility of barring ACLU lawyers from meeting with their clients in the prison in Eagleville.
Gov. Tom Wolf’s office announced Friday he has commuted the life sentences of 13 Pennsylvania inmates, clearing the way for their release to halfway houses.
Philadelphia plans to continue its efforts to reduce the city’s jail population and to reduce racial inequities in its criminal justice system with the help of a $2.275 million MacArthur Foundation grant.
Confronted with significant flaws in coronavirus data, Pa. corrections officials concede ‘it’s unacceptable’
A five-month analysis by Spotlight PA found large fluctuations in the number of tests administered and unexplained changes to the death count.