Items Tagged with 'Department of Correction'

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Military service becomes pipeline to state prison jobs

State program funnels veterans into work with corrections department.

December 21, 2018
More veterans are working as correctional officers in Michigan prisons, thanks to a recent state program designed to recruit them. Read More

State prisons shuffle inmates to manage security risks

February 25, 2013
LANSING — During the past five years, Michigan’s prison population has dropped by nearly 8,000 and 20 facilities have closed, leaving the Department of Corrections with one question to answer: Where should it keep those who stay? Read More