Arizona Department of Corrections

Nick Oza/The Arizona Republic

Attorneys trying to renegotiate a settlement over health care in Arizona’s prisons say they’re unable to reach a new deal. 

Arizona Governor's Office

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey is renaming the state Department of Corrections to highlight a new focus on rehabilitation. 

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Attorneys challenging the quality of health care in Arizona’s prisons want to force the state to cover all costs in monitoring whether the state is fulfilling its promises in a 2015 settlement to improve inmate care. 

Douglas Dispatch

The Arizona Department of Corrections is planning to reopen part of a prison in Douglas after running out of cell beds for women.


A supervisor at a troubled Arizona prison says the Department of Corrections and contractors hired to fix broken cell-door locks are failing to do the job and falsifying records.