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Private Prisons in the World's Incarceration Capital

The US state of Louisiana has the highest incarceration rate in the world. To deal with such a high number of prisoners, and to keep costs down, it uses private contractors to detain low-risk inmates and those awaiting sentencing.

http://www.11alive.com/video/2895414972001/1/Private-Prisons-in-the-Worlds-Incarceration-Capital http://cdn.newslook.com/84/84f68ce6fa77bec357f7abd487cdd507/images/frame_0062.jpg Private Prisons in the World's Incarceration Capital The US state of Louisiana has the highest incarceration rate in the world. To deal with such a high number of prisoners, and to keep costs down, it uses private contractors to detain low-risk inmates and those awaiting sentencing. louisiananewslookUnited States of Americaus 02:22

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