Jul 12, 2018 · When the prison opens its massive, razor-wire-topped gates at 1:40 for a controlled mass-movement to the yard, I head inside like a fish swimming upstream through a river of convicts. Hundreds of them. At times like these, I need to stay hyper-vigilant.
Inmates sentenced to the North Carolina Department of Corrections will be transported or picked up as soon as practical considerations permit. For security purpose, jail staff members are forbidden from discussing when an inmate will be transported from the facility.