Department of Corrections

Michigan taps data partnership to reduce recidivism


The Michigan Department of Corrections last week announced a new partnership aimed at using the state’s data to further lower its recidivism rate.

Oklahoma prisons launch tool for tracking inmates' COVID-19 cases


The state's Department of Corrections this week launched an app developed by Microsoft that allows prison facilities to share and view COVID-19 testing data.

Incoming Nebraska governor to lean on tech


Nebraska’s incoming governor Pete Ricketts intends to use technology to improve the performance of a number of state agencies including the state’s department of corrections.