Report: CoreCivic Facilities Have Twice as Many Homicides as State-Run Prisons - Articles

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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Jul 10, 2019
A new report shows that Tennessee’s CoreCivic-run prisons have twice as many homicides as state-run facilities, the Nashville Scene reports. CoreCivic currently houses 30 percent of Tennessee’s prisoners, and the for-profit prison operator also runs the state’s largest prison, Trousdale Turner Correctional Center, which has faced increased scrutiny in recent months.