Correction Department

With Fewer Inmates, Malloy Budget Proposes Closing PrisonAs the number of inmates declines, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is proposing to shut a Connecticut prison.
New Cold Case Unsolved Killing Playing Card Deck ReleasedEach card has the photo of a homicide victim, and information about their killing.
Family Sues State Over Inmate's Meningitis DeathThe family of a Connecticut prison inmate who died of bacterial meningitis has filed a lawsuit alleging prison officials allowed him to suffer for more than a week before sending him to a doctor.
Clashing Views At Hearing On Rocky Hill Inmate/Mental Patient FacilityRocky Hill lawmakers today asked a General Assembly committee to put new regulatory hurdles in front of plans to open a nursing home for infirm prison inmates and mental patients.
Connecticut Prisoners Express Anger Over Porn BanA group of prisoners has begun a letter-writing campaign to protest what they see as an unfair ban on pornography inside the state's correctional institutions.
Prison Now Empty, Closing Next WeekThe Bergin Correctional Institution is being shut down. The inmates were shifted to other prisons.