Wackenhut Set To Expand Private Prison Business

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http://www.sun-sentinel.com/business/local/sfl-sbwack07sep07,0,2020298.story Now that Florida-based Wackenhut Corrections Corporation has bought back the majority share of its stock from parent Wackenhut Corp., the company plans to increase its core corrections business and to expand its reach to mental health institutions and detention centers for illegal immigrants, the Ft. Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel reports. "Next year we hope to be a billion-dollar company," said CEO George Zoley. The Sun-Sentinel says that the firm faces . . .

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