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ADCRR News and Events

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The need for transparency and accountability in the Arizona Department of Corrections, Rehabilitation, and Reentry centers around the events, news stories, public records, transactions, budget appropriations and expenditures, and operations of this enormous agency.
These stories illustrate the importance and need for a citizen’s oversight and advisory board and ombuds to facilitate the transparency and accountability Arizona families and taxpayers demand.

ATAC Executive Director Discusses Private Prison Bed Expansion

Urgent Call To Action Regarding Private Prison Bed Expansion

The population of the Arizona Department of Corrections over the last two years has decreased by about 10% or about five-thousand individuals have left the Arizona Department of Corrections that have not been back filled with new commitments. That means that we’ve had the lowest prison rate in Arizona that we’ve had in quite a long time. These private prison beds are not necessary. The state does not need them. There is no housing crisis.

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ADCRR RENEWS PRISON HEALTHCARE CONTRACT

The Arizona Department of Corrections, Rehabilitation and Reentry (ADCRR) has renewed their prison healthcare contract with Centurion of Arizona. This contract will provide healthcare to 10 Arizona state-run prisons with

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ADCRR Seeks Funding Increase for FY 2022

The Arizona Department of Corrections, Rehabilitation, and Reentry (ADCRR) has asked lawmakers to authorize a $1.3 billion dollar spending plan in 2022, an increase of more than $100 million over