Here’s what I found in these records.
Here’s some video of that happening. (Warning: hard to watch)
In June, Senator Merkeley (D-OR) tried to enter a facility and was turned away. SWK called the cops on him. abcnews.go.com/Politics/polic…
This. Has. To. Stop. I’m sick. I feel rage.
These are CHILDREN. How can we allow this to happen in our name?
That's one private detention company – not including companies like CoreCivic or Geo Group. That's billions more tax dollars. bloomberg.com/news/articles/…
Simply put, our government awards contracts to jail babies using our money to subsidize. nytimes.com/2018/12/02/us/…
On Sept 7 a SWK worker who was HIV+, was convicted of 10 counts of sex acts against the children he was tasked to "care" for.
Reread the last sentence.justice.gov/usao-az/pr/you…
That's really what these documents show: No one cared.
The reports show neither the Southwest Key employees nor the minors involved were ever interviewed by law enforcement. azmirror.com/2018/12/26/rec…
There are over 12,000 imprisoned children in the US as I type this.
Where else are these abuses happening?
Feeling rage yet?
If you’re invested in private prisons—please divest.
Elected officials who work with/take from private prisons: Vote them out.
Call your reps.
If there’s a detention center near you, go visit & demand to be let in. Advocate.