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Topic Archive: Keeping People Safe

Chaplain Perspective: Serving with Honesty and Compassion at Torrance County Detention Facility

4/25/24 8:19 AM
By Gary Barricklow, Chaplain, Torrance County Detention Facility
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Facility Focus: Citrus County Detention Facility is Committed to Service and Safety

4/12/24 7:42 AM
For nearly 30 years, Citrus County Detention Facility in Lecanto, Florida, has been providing detention services for Citrus County (Florida). Yet over the years, the facility has served additional government partners, including the U.S. Marshals ...
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Wheeler Correctional Facility is Rewriting the Narrative of Incarceration

2/23/24 7:37 AM
Wheeler Correctional Facility is rewriting the narrative of incarceration. Located in Alamo, Georgia, this medium-security facility is leading the way in helping justice-involved individuals under the jurisdiction of the Georgia Department of ...
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Going the Extra Mile

2/9/24 7:41 AM
When you think about the world of corrections, you may not account for how incarcerated individuals must be safely transported to and from facilities, depending on the circumstances. Safe transportation is critical to both correctional professionals ...
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CEO Column: Celebrating Another Year and Looking Ahead

1/11/24 2:48 PM
By Damon Hininger, CoreCivic President and CEO
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Tanya Venable Named CoreCivic's 2023 Employee of the Year

1/4/24 7:31 AM
When Tanya Venable gets up each morning, she has one main goal for the day ahead: to do everything she can with what she has for everyone who needs it.
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Fresh Water System in Arizona Supports Sustainability

8/31/23 9:38 AM
Located in Eloy, Arizona, about 62 miles south of Phoenix, sits an oasis in the desert. Four CoreCivic facilities, Eloy Detention Center, La Palma Correctional Center, Red Rock Correctional Center and Saguaro Correctional Center, are located within ...
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CoreCivic Facilities Receive High Scores at Annual ACA Conference

8/24/23 8:02 AM
The American Correctional Association (ACA) reaccredited five CoreCivic facilities at the August 2023 ACA conference in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. CoreCivic proudly announces these recent reaccreditations for the following facilities, all of which ...
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How Team CoreCivic Makes 40 Years of Service Possible

5/18/23 8:00 AM
CoreCivic is made up of thousands of reentry professionals that show up daily to make a positive difference in the lives of the individuals entrusted to our care. As CoreCivic celebrates its 40th anniversary this year, we commemorate Team ...
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Building Success with CoreCivic Properties

6/9/22 8:00 AM
CoreCivic is committed to providing high-quality, compassionate treatment to everyone in our care, and part of that mission involves ensuring that our facilities are properly maintained, safe, and secure for those who live and work there.
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CoreCivic's South Central Facility Commemorates 30 Years

5/12/22 8:00 AM
For the past three decades, team members at South Central Correctional Center have been working toward a shared mission: helping people and keeping communities safe. Located in Clifton, Tennessee, Warden Grady Perry has had eyes on the facility from ...
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Making a Difference: Respectful, Compassionate, Dignified Care at Otay Mesa

12/16/21 11:15 AM
It may be hard to imagine what an individual feels when he or she enters this country, but the team at Otay Mesa strives to ease that burden by providing compassionate care with a focus on respect and dignity. And while it may be a temporary stop, ...
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Hope and Encouragement: Visitation 2.0 Brings Light to Returning Citizens

9/2/21 8:00 AM
The COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact our daily lives, with many correctional systems around the country still limiting or suspending in-person visitation to keep residents healthy and safe.
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Focus on Oversight a Key for Success at CoreCivic

8/27/21 8:00 AM
In the corrections industry, maintaining high standards of operation is imperative to meeting the needs of the individuals in our care. That's why CoreCivic adheres to a stringent set of guidelines set forth by our own standards, as well as those of ...
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Mission: Safety and Service

7/22/21 8:00 AM
The field of corrections is comprised of many moving parts. One of these components in corrections, which may not immediately come to mind, is that of transportation. Access to safe, reliable and efficient transportation is a crucial part of the ...
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