Topic Archive: Keeping People Safe

What CoreCivic Does and Doesn’t Do

8/5/19 8:00 AM
In a politically-charged environment, our role can often be mischaracterized and misunderstood. At the heart of our company is a commitment to helping people. We do this by providing safe environments and life-changing programs. Below are the ...
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Correctional Nursing: A Career of Service

2/3/19 8:00 AM
  "At the end of the day, I know I have really helped someone along the way . . ." Michelle Price is a nurse at Metro-Davidson County Detention Facility in Nashville, Tennessee. For her, it's much more than a job – it's a calling and an ...
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Be a Leader at CoreCivic

1/14/19 8:48 AM
"I think we are all put here to be great…" Correy Timberlake is the recreation supervisor at Trousdale Turner Correctional Center in Hartsville, Tennessee. After graduating Trousdale County High School as a two-time football state champion, ...
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National Correctional Officers and Employees Week: Daniel Hudson, Assistant Maintenance Supervisor

5/12/18 8:00 AM
Daniel Hudson is the maintenance supervisor at Lake Erie Correctional Institution in Conneaut, Ohio. He began his career with CoreCivic as a correctional officer at Lake Erie in 2013, but soon began taking on other roles and responsibilities. ...
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National Correctional Officers and Employees Week, Shatare Lewis, Monitor II

5/11/18 8:00 AM
Shatare Lewis began her career with CoreCivic in 2015 as a client monitor before she was promoted to her current position as resident monitor at Oklahoma City Transitional Center. In addition to her full-time job, Lewis attends Rose State ...
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National Correctional Officers and Employees Week: Laura Fransen, Quality Assurance Manager

5/10/18 8:00 AM
Laura Fransen is the quality assurance manager at Eloy Detention Center in Eloy, Arizona. Each day, she ensures that the facility meets compliance standards. She began her career at CoreCivic in 2006 as an administrative clerk before advancing to ...
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National Correctional Officers and Employees Week, Christopher Aguirre, Chaplain

5/9/18 8:00 AM
Christopher Aguirre is the chaplain at Central Arizona Florence Correctional Complex in Florence, Arizona. Aguirre joined CoreCivic in 1999 as a correctional officer before becoming a chaplain in 2004. In addition to his full-time job, Aguirre ...
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National Correctional Officers and Employees Week, Wanda Phillips, Registered Nurse

5/8/18 8:00 AM
Wanda Phillips is a registered nurse at Wheeler Correctional Facility in Alamo, Georgia, where she has been treating the heath care needs of inmates since 2013. Phillips began her medical career in U.S. Army Medical Corps, serving during the ...
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National Correctional Officers and Employees Week: Dr. Sharita Giles, Principal

5/7/18 8:00 AM
Dr. Sharita Giles is the principal of the education department at Tallahatchie County Correctional Facility in Tutwiler, Mississippi. She joined CoreCivic in 2015 after having served the public school system for over 13 years. Giles holds her ...
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National Correctional Officers and Employees Week: Jessie Vigil, Correctional Officer

5/6/18 8:00 AM
Correctional Officer Jesse Vigil maintains the safety of the employees and inmates at Northwest New Mexico Correctional Center in Grants, New Mexico. Vigil joined CoreCivic in 1998 and has held other roles throughout his time with the company. In ...
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The Life-Changing Power of Health Care

10/19/17 9:59 AM
CoreCivic’s medical and dental staff do more than distribute medications and care for the sick. Their work has the power to transform inmates’ lives and put them on the path toward successful reentry.
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Transforming Lives In Good Faith

8/25/17 11:00 AM
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A Walk in Their Shoes: Reducing Recidivism through Victims Impact Programming

8/16/17 11:15 AM
CoreCivic is committed to ensuring inmates have access to proven reentry programs, and the "Victim Impact: Listen and Learn" program is one of our most powerful. The 12-week program helps offenders understand how their crimes have impacted ...
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