The Need for Prison Oversight: My Why

Hannah Burke - Communications Director

For decades across the country, small towns and rural communities have suffered from a decline in farming and manufacturing work, often resulting in widespread economic depression leaving those living in […]

Why is Oversight so Important to Me?

Charlene Schwickwraith

My son entered the Az Dept of Corrections in 2008. His first years were most likely very stressful; however, he didn’t complain or speak about his everyday prison life other […]

Corruption or Rehabilitation

Anonymous man

What does the Arizona Department of Corrections, Rehabilitation, and Reentry (ADCRR) stand for? I know the title suggests they are correcting  and rehabilitating prisoners, but what specifically is being done […]

Why Oversight is Essential to Me

Leah Farrington

As a first-time non-violent offender, I found myself sentenced to one year in Perryville Prison. When you arrive in prison, you have to go through receiving and assessing (R and […]