Thursday Apr 25
Daily Journal/Sunday Journal
Empty Dwight prison may be used again
Livingston County Sheriff Martin Meredith has a plan to keep a portion of the former Dwight Correctional Center in use.
Morris Daily Herald
As final inmates leave, Dwighta s future uncertain
DWIGHT - Dwight resident John Moyemont chooses his words carefully when he discusses his hometown's future, but the message is clear.
Pontiac Correctional Center Under Capacity, Hiring More Guards
The maximum security prison includes 33 acres of fenced in property, holding 1,984 inmates.
Dwight Prison Inmates Moved Out
About 150 inmates from the maximum-security women's prison in Dwight have been moved in preparation for shutting down that facility by the end of the month.
Prison set to close
Dwight Correctional Center is set to close at the end of the month. It's one of 7correctional facilities that Governor Quinn wants to close to save money.