Texas Prison Inmate Locator
Do you need to find someone in Texas prison? Find someone in prison in Texas using this tool, the TDC…
Going back to prison…
A guy I know, who I met and came to consider a friend while I was in TDC, got out…
Should you hire a lawyer or go with a public defender?
If a family member or a friend was recently arrested for something more serious than a misdemeanor, you may have…
The National Registry of Exonerations
Have you heard of the National Registry of Exonerations? Founded in 2012 by the University of Michigan Law School in…
Willacy County prison where recent riot was loses contract and closes
The company that runs the Federal prison facility that was recently the site of a prison riot has lost its…
How Realistic is Orange is the New Black?
Having never spent time in women’s prison, I cannot say with certainty if Orange is the New Black is accurate…
Prison privatization, inhumane conditions and incarceration of illegals cause of recent riot at Willacy
In February the inmates at the Willacy County State Jail rioted. Fires were set in 3 of the 10 housing…
Prison Bus Crash in Texas results in 10 Dead
Yesterday, there was a terrible accident out west of Odessa. A prison bus with 12 inmates and 3 correctional officers…
Christmas in prison – a time for reflection
The holidays can be some of the toughest time for prison inmates and their families and loved ones. An inmate…
Texas is Closing Prisons – What’s Behind It?
In news today, the BBC reports “The US is known for its tough criminal justice system, with an incarceration rate…