Tennessee Prison Visitor Reports Car Keys Confiscated by Staff, $1300 in Expenses

Tennessee Prison Visitor Reports Car Keys Confiscated by Staff, $1300 in Expenses

“I HAVEN’T GOTTEN AN APOLOGY” by Sharon Rondeau (Dec. 12, 2017) — On Tuesday, a letter and several receipts for automobile-related expenses associated with the Turney Center Industrial Complex (TCIX), a prison in Only, TN, were brought to The Post & Email’s attention via email. We contacted the person identified as the author of the […]

Tennessee Inmate Reports Freezing Cell Temperatures

Tennessee Inmate Reports Freezing Cell Temperatures

“COLD AIR IS BEING PUMPED INTO MY CELL” by Sharon Rondeau (Dec. 10, 2017) — A letter received on Thursday from TDOC inmate Grenda Ray Harmer, #88710, reports that he has been moved into a cell, still within the Protective Custody (PC) unit at the Morgan County Correctional Complex (MCCX), whose temperature is reportedly far […]

Tennessee Prisons: Who Oversees the Overseer?

Tennessee Prisons:  Who Oversees the Overseer?

INMATE PREDICTS CORRECTIONS STAFF “WILL HARASS ME FOR EXPOSING THEM” by Sharon Rondeau (Dec. 5, 2017) — Enclosed with a letter received last week from TDOC inmate Grenda Harmer, #88710, was an “Administrative Notice” addressed to Commissioner Tony Parker citing the violation of a Tennessee statute, TDOC policy and the facility’s own policy on the […]

Report: Tennessee Inmate Denied Prescribed Diabetic Shoes

Report:  Tennessee Inmate Denied Prescribed Diabetic Shoes

DESPITE DIABETIC NEUROPATHY by Sharon Rondeau (Dec. 3, 2017) — A letter dated November 22, 2017 from Robert Z. Whipple, III, TDOC #399615 received last week relates that the “state’s medical provider” has failed to fill a prescription for diabetic shoes for him ordered by a Dr. Belknap. Whipple is housed at the Bledsoe County […]

Light Up the Season!

Light Up the Season!

MAYOR GANIM, CITY OF BRIDGEPORT TO LIGHT MCLEVY GREEN CHRISTMAS TREE from Dalmarys Matos (203) 576-7201, dalmarys.matos@bridgeportct.gov (Nov. 30, 2017) — Bridgeport, CT – Mayor Joe Ganim and the City of Bridgeport will host their annual McLevy Green Christmas Celebration on Friday, December 1, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. This event will take place at McLevy […]

Trousdale Problems Continue, Inmates Say

Trousdale Problems Continue, Inmates Say

CONTRABAND, MEDICATIONS OFTEN NOT DISPENSED, DANGEROUS CONDITIONS, DISAPPEARING MAIL by Sharon Rondeau (Nov. 24, 2017) — In a letter postmarked November 17, 2017 and received on Monday, an inmate at the Trousdale Turner Correctional Center (TTCC) in Hartsville, TN reported alleged tampering with his “outgoing legal mail,” a common complaint among the prisoner population at […]

Inmate Told: “Nobody Wants You”

Inmate Told: “Nobody Wants You”

THE PRICE OF EXPOSING CORRUPTION by Sharon Rondeau (Nov. 20, 2017) — In a letter received on Monday, TDOC inmate Grenda Harmer, #88710, wrote that he has learned that a false complaint was filed against him by another inmate so that that inmate could be moved to another prison. Both are housed at the Morgan […]

Mayor Ganim, City of Bridgeport Health Department to Pass out Turkeys and Thanksgiving Items to Veterans

Mayor Ganim, City of Bridgeport Health Department to Pass out Turkeys and Thanksgiving Items to Veterans

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 1:00-3:00 P.M. from Delmarys Matos, dalmarys.matos@bridgeportct.gov                                                                             (Nov. 20, 2017) — WHO:   Mayor Ganim, City of Bridgeport Health Department Office of Veterans Affairs, Bridgeport City Council members WHAT:  Mayor Joe Ganim and City of Bridgeport Health Department Office of Veterans Affairs will pass out turkeys and Thanksgiving items to the veteran population in […]

TDOC Update: Latest Threat to Inmate Abated

TDOC Update:  Latest Threat to Inmate Abated

GANG MEMBER POSING THREAT RELOCATED DESPITE SPOKESWOMAN’S CLAIM REPORT “FICTITIOUS” by Sharon Rondeau (Nov. 14, 2017) — Late last month, TDOC inmate Grenda Ray Harmer, #88710, reported to The Post & Email and to David Tulis of the “Nooganomics” radio show and website that a member of the Crips gang who entered his cell three […]

TTCC Inmate Reports Some Good News

TTCC Inmate Reports Some Good News

MEDICATION FOR ACID REFLUX DISEASE MYSTERIOUSLY DENIED, NOW RESTORED by Sharon Rondeau (Nov. 10, 2017) — An inmate at the Trousdale Turner Correctional Center (TTCC) in Hartsville, TN, where medical care has been reported as inconsistent and at times inaccessible, told The Post & Email in a letter received on Monday that his medication for […]

Tennessee Prison Report: Inmates Ejected from Wheelchairs Due to Poor Sidewalk Maintenance

Tennessee Prison Report:  Inmates Ejected from Wheelchairs Due to Poor Sidewalk Maintenance

“SOME ARE GETTING INJURED” by Sharon Rondeau (Nov. 10, 2017) — The following letter was received on Monday from an inmate at the Northwest Correctional Complex (NWCX) in Tiptonville, TN and describes difficulties at the facility for those confined to wheelchairs. The Post & Email has corresponded with the inmate previously and made at least […]

Tennessee Legislator to Appear Friday Morning on “Nooganomics” Show

Tennessee Legislator to Appear Friday Morning on “Nooganomics” Show

TOPIC:  TENNESSEE PRISONS by Sharon Rondeau (Nov. 9, 2017) — Following The Post & Email’s appearance on the “Nooganomics” radio show on Thursday, host David Tulis informed us that State Rep. John Ray Clemmons will be in his studio on Friday morning to answer questions about Tennessee’s prison system on the air. Tulis hosts the […]

Report: Tennessee Prison Places Gang Member in Close Proximity to Inmate Target

Report:  Tennessee Prison Places Gang Member in Close Proximity to Inmate Target

INMATE ASKS WARDEN:  “YOU TRYING TO PUT A HIT ON ME?” by Sharon Rondeau (Nov. 7, 2017) — In a report received from Nooganomics radio show host and former Chattanooga Times Free Press copy editor David Tulis on Sunday evening, Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC) inmate Grenda Ray Harmer, whose case The Post & Email […]

Advisory: Mayor Ganim and the City of Bridgeport Remind Community of Puerto Rico Relief Center Grand Opening

Advisory: Mayor Ganim and the City of Bridgeport Remind Community of Puerto Rico Relief Center Grand Opening

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 1 from Delmarys Matos, Dalmarys.Matos@Bridgeportct.gov (Nov. 1, 2017) — Bridgeport, CT – November 1, 2017 Career Resources, Inc. in collaboration with the American Job Center, The WorkPlace, and Department of Labor, have partnered to officially open the Puerto Rico Relief Center. This initiative is designed to help families transition from Puerto Rico to […]

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