The Voice of Malheur County
You have 3 free articles left.
Enter your details to start free trial. Sign in
Login with email Subscribe to website Gift a subscription
YOUR GOVERNMENT

Snake River Correctional Institution slashes isolation cells

The prison, the biggest in the state, began new progressive policy last year. The move was prompted by research that shows long-term isolation of inmates isn't effective. Segregating inmates, research shows, creates more problems and doesn't make prisons safer.



Log in if you have a subscription. Want to skip the trial? Subscribe.