Conditions at privately-run prison 'u...

Conditions at privately-run prison 'unacceptable,' Ohio officials say

There are 5 comments on the The Columbus Dispatch story from Oct 5, 2012, titled Conditions at privately-run prison 'unacceptable,' Ohio officials say. In it, The Columbus Dispatch reports that:

Ohio prisons officials say conditions at the privately owned and operated Lake Erie Correctional Institution are "unacceptable" and "won't be allowed to continue." An internal audit by the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction concluded that the prison in Conneaut, Ohio, in Ashtabula County, met only two-thirds of state prison operating ... (more)

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Mansfield, OH

#1 Nov 25, 2012
I strongly agree!!!

Fairfax, VA

#2 Nov 11, 2013
So is the state going to take back over?

Mount Vernon, OH

#3 Nov 20, 2013
something needs to be done.that place is all kinds of messed up. they need help in there.

Columbus, OH

#4 Mar 11, 2014
This is what happens when politicians privatize!! The people who take over see quality diminish in their effort to make more money.

Remember this as they continue to talk about privatizing schools, the post office, social security, etc.
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Akron, OH

#5 Dec 22, 2014
Hmm now what do you all have to say regarding the Lake Erie facility?#1 in the State in the STATES OWN AUDIT. NE Region Warden of the year went to the Warden at Lake Erie.

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