Waupun prison guards accused of abusing dozens of inmates

Waupun Correctional Institution has a drawn a large number of complaints from inmates alleging mistreatment by guards.

Part 1: The Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism has identified 40 allegations of physical or psychological abuse by correctional officers against inmates in Waupun’s segregation unit since 2011. The allegations, involving 33 inmates, allege extreme mistreatment, including being beaten and stomped on while handcuffed behind their backs. Continue Reading →