Feature

While in Custody: The Fight to Stop Jail Deaths in Washington State

When an inmate dies in Washington state, the question of who is to blame often goes unaddressed. Meet the families, and their lawyers, who want answers.

03/20/2017 By Ciara O'Rourke Photography by Mike Kane

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Prison Blues and Heteronormative Egg Nog

Today's picks for civic nerds

12/05/2014 By Darren Davis

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Democracy Needs You!

Today's picks for civic nerds

12/03/2014 By Darren Davis

Feature

The Truth About Cons and Dogs

Washington state was the first to give pets to prisoners. Now an inmate at Cedar Creek Corrections Center is training canines to serve veterans—and turning around his own life.

02/01/2014 By Allison Williams

Slideshow

Slide Show: Dogs Behind Bars

Our cameras caught the lives of dogs behind bars.

01/24/2014