Carl's Capitol Comments
No budget cuts for area prisons
July 22, 2020
The Oklahoma Department of Corrections recently sent state legislators notice of a plan the department has drafted to responsibly bring its costs in line with current fiscal year appropriations.
The Department of Corrections did not make any cuts to the James Crabtree Correction Center in Helena, the “Bill” Johnson Correctional Center in Alva or the William S. Key Correctional Center in Fort Supply.
These centers employ a great many people from our House District, and these employees and correctional officers do a great job of helping ensure those who are incarcerated are taken care of...