Corrections officers in the federal prison system are bracing for possible staffing cuts and furloughs triggered by the sequester. The cuts come at a time when studies show that inmate crowding and staff shortages in federal prisons are already posing challenges for guards trying to maintain order behind bars.
Budget Cuts Could Compromise Safety At Overcrowded Prisons
By editor • Feb 28, 2013
Originally published on February 28, 2013 6:30 pm