A corrections officer pats down an inmate at the former McNeil Island Correctional Center in 2009. More than 3,000 inmates are believed to have been mistakenly released early from state prisons since 2002.
A corrections officer pats down an inmate at the former McNeil Island Correctional Center in 2009. More than 3,000 inmates are believed to have been mistakenly released early from state prisons since 2002. Peter Haley Staff file, 2009
A corrections officer pats down an inmate at the former McNeil Island Correctional Center in 2009. More than 3,000 inmates are believed to have been mistakenly released early from state prisons since 2002. Peter Haley Staff file, 2009

Prisoners walked out early, and public trust went with them

January 06, 2016 7:00 AM