Topic Archive: News

Charity Highlight: Boys and Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee

12/7/17 11:00 AM

CoreCivic proudly supports charities that help former offenders, victims of crime and underserved youth. One of those groups is Boys and Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee. BGCMT works to enable young people to reach their full potential and helps them find a sense of purpose without looking to negative sources. This kind of early intervention is key to setting children up for long term success.

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Saluting Our Veterans: How CoreCivic Supports Those Who Serve

11/8/17 2:08 PM

America owes an immeasurable debt of gratitude to the men and women who wear military uniforms. At CoreCivic, we support veterans and service members as part of our mission to better the public good and seek to honor the sacrifices that they and their families make every day.

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CoreCivic Properties: Maintenance by the Numbers

9/28/17 12:11 PM

CoreCivic is a diversified, government-solutions company that helps government at all levels address a range of challenges. Sometimes, we manage a correctional or reentry facility on behalf of a partner. Other times, we provide the needed space for government to do its important work. No matter the solution, facility maintenance plays a critical role in keeping people safe and, in many cases, ensuring that individuals can benefit from life-changing reentry programming.

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Transforming Lives In Good Faith

8/25/17 11:00 AM

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Wheelchair-Refurbishing Program Inspires Inmates to Help Others

8/2/17 8:00 AM

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CoreCivic Helps Inmates Boost in-Demand Tech Skills

7/18/17 9:36 AM

The use of technology in the workplace is always changing, which compounds the challenges facing those seeking to reenter society after incarceration. That’s why CoreCivic offers a variety of vocational programming that will help inmates keep their job skills up-to-date – or even learn a new trade.

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Strengthening Culture One Learner at a Time

7/10/17 8:00 AM

By Kim White, Executive Vice President of Human Resources

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The Power of Positivity and One CoreCivic Instructor’s High Graduation Rate

6/29/17 10:06 AM

For 46 years, Katherline Maclin has been a positive force for change in every classroom she’s taught in — whether a pre-school, a high school or a prison.

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CoreCivic Statement Regarding Coverage by WSMV (CH. 4) of Trousdale Turner Correctional Center

6/28/17 4:48 PM

Although we are still reviewing Channel 4’s report in detail, what is already clear is there are numerous factual errors, blatant omissions and gross mischaracterizations. This is not surprising. The conduct of the reporter and station management throughout the development of this story showed that they had very little interest in painting a full, fair and accurate picture of our facility, our company or even the corrections profession itself.

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Out of the Woodwork: A Carpentry Program Helps Inmates and Communities

6/19/17 8:11 AM

Every day, vocational instructors at CoreCivic’s Crowley County Correctional Facility in Colorado do the critical work of helping inmates learn real-world job skills. One program accomplishes this task while also allowing inmates to experience the joy of meaningful community service.

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National Correctional Officers & Employees Week: Matthew Trujillo, Senior Correctional Officer

6/14/17 3:53 PM

In his 19 years with CoreCivic, Senior Correctional Officer Matthew Trujillo has seen a lot of changes at the company, including a greater focus on reentry programming. Now as squad leader at Eloy Detention Center in Arizona, Trujillo trains and mentors new officers and staff in how to build careers helping others within the company. He also assists in community projects and events. Once a month, Trujillo cooks and serves homeless individuals in Mesa, Arizona.

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National Correctional Officers & Employees Week: Assistant Resident Supervisor Felicia Priester

6/14/17 3:52 PM

After working in corrections for nine years with CoreCivic, Assistant Resident Supervisor Felicia Priester made the move to Dallas Transitional Center, a Residential Reentry Center in Texas. She says that interacting with residents and seeing them succeed as they work to reenter their communities is her favorite part of the job.

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National Correctional Officers & Employees Week: Rob Crumpton, Educator

6/14/17 3:51 PM

A true believer in the power of education, Instructor Supervisor Rob Crumpton has worked as a teacher at CoreCivic’s Wheeler Correctional Facility for five years — and enjoys every day of it. His favorite part of the job is the pride inmates and their families have on graduation day. He also takes pride in his team’s accomplishments.

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“Faith helps you meet the challenges of rejection…”

5/30/17 8:00 AM

When you have a company’s – and the state’s - longest serving correctional chaplain at your facility, you don’t pass up the opportunity to learn a little more about what makes him stay when the people he works with each day are preparing to leave. Meet Chaplain Randall Runions, a 25-year CoreCivic employee who is also an Army Veteran, a pastor and a Board Certified Clinical Pastoral Education Supervisor.

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CoreCivic Properties: Building On a Legacy of Innovation

5/23/17 10:46 AM

You may have heard that as part of last year's company rebranding, our full-service real estate group got a new name: CoreCivic Properties.

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