Photographs by AP/Kelly P. Kissel
Correction Department Director Wendy Kelley testifies Wednesday at a meeting of the Charitable, Penal and Correctional Institutions Subcommittee of the Arkansas Legislative Council in Little Rock. The panel is looking into a recent uptick in violence at the state’s prisons. With Kelley is Dale Reed, the department’s chief deputy director.
Thursday, October 12, 2017
Increased pay for guards at Arkansas' most chronically understaffed prisons has helped attract new recruits, while employees are still quitting in bunches.
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