A corrections officer oversees the movement of inmates at the Washington Corrections Center for Women in Purdy. The state prison system is still dealing with fallout from the mistaken early release of hundreds, if not thousands, of offenders between 2002 and 2015.
A corrections officer oversees the movement of inmates at the Washington Corrections Center for Women in Purdy. The state prison system is still dealing with fallout from the mistaken early release of hundreds, if not thousands, of offenders between 2002 and 2015. Dean J. Koepfler News Tribune file photo, 2013
A corrections officer oversees the movement of inmates at the Washington Corrections Center for Women in Purdy. The state prison system is still dealing with fallout from the mistaken early release of hundreds, if not thousands, of offenders between 2002 and 2015. Dean J. Koepfler News Tribune file photo, 2013

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