More people stuck in NM prisons beyond their release dates in recent months, LFC report shows

A growing number of New Mexicans incarcerated in state prisons are being held beyond their official release date because there are not enough resources outside the walls to meet their mental health needs. The problem is nothing new, but the number of incarcerated New Mexicans still sitting in cells under so-called “in-house parole” has increased … Continue reading More people stuck in NM prisons beyond their release dates in recent months, LFC report shows