Officials began transferring prisoners Wednesday from Dolph Briscoe Unit in Dilley — a small city around an hour drive southwest of San Antonio — to other facilities with available capacity so the prison can be used as a central holding facility for immigrants arrested as part of Abbott’s Operation Lone Star, Texas Department of Criminal Justice spokesperson Jeremy Desel said in a statement.
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A bill approved Friday by an overwhelming margin would require the Texas Department of Criminal Justice to install air conditioning at all its…
The decrease in the state's prison population shows Texas has gotten smarter about how it is dealing with criminals.
An electric fence with barbed wire and watchtower remain at the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp in Oswiecim, Poland.
Brazoria County had its third consecutive day without recording any additional COVID-19 case inside care facilities and prisons Monday.