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Brazoria Inmate Dies After Fall….

Mar 13th, 2010

Mr. Torres didn’t have to die like this. We feel for his family who tried so hard to get him medical help.



Riot and Mysterious Deaths at GEO’s Reeves County Detention Center

Jan 10th, 2010

from Texas Prison Bidness, Mon, 12/22/2008 – 19:32 — Nicole Earlier this month a riot broke out at the Reeves County Detention Center. The GEO Group manages the west Texas prison through contracts with Reeves County and the Federal Bureau of Prisons; the facility has a 2,400-bed capacity. During the riot, two recreational specialists, aged



Harris County Jail Deaths Heat Up Race

Oct 3rd, 2008

By Alan Bernstein, Houston Chronicle Harris County Sheriff Tommy Thomas and Democratic election challenger Adrian Garcia clashed Thursday over inmate deaths in the county jail, with the Republican incumbent saying many accused criminals arrive there with life-threatening illnesses. A few hours before that initial showdown between Thomas and Garcia, the candidates for district attorney continued



35-year-old Mother Dies in Tarrant County Jail

Jun 8th, 2008

By Carol Cavazos, CBS 11 Ten days into serving her sentence at the Tarrant County Jail, a Fort Worth woman died. Police say Adrienne Lemons was serving time for unpaid traffic tickets. The 35-year-old was rushed to John Peter Smith Hospital on June 13, where she later died. Lemons leaves behind a 3-year-old child. Lemons’