Thursday, July 17, 2008
Maine Inmate Online Registry
The Maine Department of Corrections has plans for an online database of prison inmates in the state of Maine. This listing would serve a number of purposes but primarily a method that crime victims could have to keep track of inmates. There are some ongoing discussions about this database between the Corrections Department and the Legislature's Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee. Read more in "Officials eye online listing of state inmates", Kennebec Journal, July 16, 2008.