Thursday, August 30, 2007

Governor Wants State Takeover of County Jails

Governor Baldacci has proposed the state takeover of county jails. This plan would encompass the closure of jails in Oxford, Franklin, Piscataquis and Waldo counties. For more information read the online article on WMTW.com (August 30, 2007) entitled "Baldacci Proposes State Takeover Of County Jails" and the posting on the Maine.gov website entitled "Governor Outlines Plans for Single State Corrections System" (August 30, 2007).

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Baldacci's consolidated State prison-industry will soon rival his regional education districts.For favored State out-sourcing contracts, that is.

But really, is there any dif between box-schools and box-prisons ....