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Prison construction proposal inches forward

Alabama is inching forward with a plan to build three new prisons. The Alabama Department of Corrections on Monday will open company responses...

Kay Ivey unveils proposal to build new prisons

Saying Alabama needs a solution to its ongoing prison crisis, Gov. Kay Ivey is seeking bids to build three large new prisons. Ivey made the...

Judge: Alabama has been ‘indifferent’ to isolated inmates

A federal judge said Monday that Alabama has been “deliberately indifferent” about monitoring the mental health of state inmates placed in the isolation of...

Advocacy group: Alabama has prison suicide crisis

An advocacy group charged Friday that Alabama officials have failed to address a rising suicide rate in state prisons despite a federal court order...

Judge says execution can proceed without imam present

A federal judge on Friday ruled that a Muslim inmate’s scheduled lethal injection can proceed next week without an imam present but said Alabama...

Alabama prison system ordered to report mental health segregation data

On Tuesday, U.S. District Judge Myron Thompson issued an order for the Alabama Department of Corrections (ADOC) to report how many inmates with mental illnesses...

State might lease prisons, instead of building them

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey’s options for replacing state prisons could include leasing facilities built by a private firm. Ivey in her inaugural address Monday said...

In effort to break drug-crime nexus, Kay Ivey awards grant for...

The State of Alabama is continuing to take steps to help inmates at state prisons overcome drug addictions that may have led or contributed...

As push for ending bail continues, group works to release JeffCo...

Amid a national conversation about abolishing cash bail in an effort to create a more equitable criminal justice system, that’s not as dependent on...

SPLC asks judge to rule Alabama’s prison system in contempt over...

The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) is asking U.S. District Judge Myron Thompson to hold the Alabama Department of Corrections (ADOC) in contempt for failing...
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