In April, Barry Grissom, U.S. Attorney for Kansas, announced federal charges against a prison guard and two inmates at the Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) Detention Center in Leavenworth with smuggling contraband into the facility.
In April, Barry Grissom, U.S. Attorney for Kansas, announced federal charges against a prison guard and two inmates at the Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) Detention Center in Leavenworth with smuggling contraband into the facility. File photo by Jill Toyoshiba jtoyoshiba@kcstar.com
In April, Barry Grissom, U.S. Attorney for Kansas, announced federal charges against a prison guard and two inmates at the Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) Detention Center in Leavenworth with smuggling contraband into the facility. File photo by Jill Toyoshiba jtoyoshiba@kcstar.com

Scope of drug-smuggling plot at Leavenworth prison is called ‘alarming’

August 18, 2016 02:06 PM

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