Budget Cuts Could Compromise Safety At Overcrowded Prisons
By: Brian Mann
February 28, 2013
Corrections officers in the federal prison system are bracing for possible staffing cuts and furloughs triggered by the sequester. The cuts come at a time when studies show that inmate crowding and staff shortages in federal prisons are already posing challenges for guards trying to maintain order behind bars.
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