Many Inmates Get Poor Food; Minnesota Tries To Improve

Print More

Today is a good day for the 500 prisoners at the Ramsey County correctional facility in St. Paul, Mn. It's egg day. Inmates are lining up in the mess hall for breakfast, which features two boiled eggs as well as porridge, cold toast, coffee, orange juice and a carton of milk. The soaring national prison and jail population – which has hit a record 2.2 million and is the highest per capita in the world, putting a huge strain . . .

Want to read more? Please subscribe to The Crime Report!