It's time to build another prison, se...

It's time to build another prison, senator says [1 hr ago]

There are 3 comments on the NewsOK.com story from Aug 17, 2007, titled It's time to build another prison, senator says [1 hr ago]. In it, NewsOK.com reports that:

“The construction of a new facility would ultimately save the state money by reducing the amount we spend on private prisons”

State Sen. Jeff Rabon on Thursday proposed construction of a 2,500-bed prison in Atoka County to help solve inmate space problems in the Department of Corrections. via NewsOK.com

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Shannon

United States

#1 Aug 23, 2007
Do we really need another prison in Atoka County? I know it will create more jobs for local people, however think about this-the families that follow these inmates settle in town, draw financial and housing assistence, and very few if any actually contribute to society. I for one will contact my state rep. and tell him i don't think we need another prison in Atoka.
mrsnelson

United States

#2 Aug 23, 2010
You're right sir the doc really needs help since the warden at mack alford cc is out on bond for sexual assult name-anita trammell,warden
mrsnelson

United States

#3 Aug 23, 2010
yes we all know antia whats going on around there

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