Many people are surprised to learn that there are private prisons. The two largest private prisons being the Corrections Corporation of America and the GEO Group. Online-Paralegal-Programs.com has created an infographic explaining just how these prison companies work, and what their profits go toward.
The prison system seems full of mystery. Not many people understand the workings behind the scenes, such as the difference between private and public prisons, and the people that profit from them. Topcriminaljusticedegrees.com has created an infographic entitled “Profiting Off Prisoners” that details the financial and static numbers behind the private prison system.