89.1 WEMU

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Prison
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Michigan’s prisons are in crisis: The state cannot find enough corrections officers to staff them.  Older officers are retiring, others are quitting.  And there are more than 600 officer positions waiting to be filled.  For corrections officers, that shortage means an exhausting, dangerous job is getting even tougher.


U.S. Department of Labor
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About 600 employees in Washtenaw County will be affected by new rules from the U.S. Labor Department.