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Bergin Correctional Institution (Department of Correction photo)

Former Prison Could Become UConn Lab, Office Space

A year after the last inmate left the Bergin Correctional Institution, the University of Connecticut is in talks with the state to lease the shuttered prison in Mansfield as it seeks out more space for offices and laboratories.

11/27/2012

Bergin Correctional Institution (Department of Correction photo)

Guards Ask State To Keep Bergin Prison Open

Unions representing Connecticut prison workers say hundreds of inmates have to sleep on the floor due to overcrowding of the state’s prisons.

08/22/2011

Former Deputy Warden Sentenced To 30 Months In Inmate Assault

A former deputy warden at a Connecticut prison has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for sexually assaulting an inmate in 2008.

07/14/2011

Bergin Correctional Institution (Department of Correction photo)

State To Close Mansfield Prison

Absent $2 billion in concessions over two years from state employee unions, Gov. Dannel Malloy’s so-called ‘Plan B’ budget would result in the closure of the Bergin Correctional Institution in Mansfield.

05/11/2011

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