Inmates peer out of their cells in a segregated cell block at Lanesboro Correctional Institution in Polkton. In some of North Carolina’s toughest prisons, officers routinely fail to make their rounds, a Charlotte Observer investigation found. That can put inmates in danger.
Inmates peer out of their cells in a segregated cell block at Lanesboro Correctional Institution in Polkton. In some of North Carolina’s toughest prisons, officers routinely fail to make their rounds, a Charlotte Observer investigation found. That can put inmates in danger. John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
Inmates peer out of their cells in a segregated cell block at Lanesboro Correctional Institution in Polkton. In some of North Carolina’s toughest prisons, officers routinely fail to make their rounds, a Charlotte Observer investigation found. That can put inmates in danger. John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com

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