JM: How many different blocks were there? Dorothy: There is only one block used for females but they
have like 4 or five for the men.
JM: Did they have names? If so, what were they? Dorothy: North Control, South Control and I'm not really
sure of the others because I was not allowed in
JM: Which types of inmates were housed in the different blocks? Dorothy: Trustee are housed away from general population.
The rest are based upon the color of your arm
band. Usually if your charges are really bad
then they cannot house you with inmates of lesser
charges. Also inmates with certain medical
problems are housed in separation until they are
cleared by the nurse.
JM: What do you remember being the nicest and worst parts about the different blocks? Dorothy: I remember that my trustee tank was the nicest
because we had a few extra privileges. From the
other tanks that I would enter at different times
to clean the two man tanks were better then the
ones that housed 8 inmates. I don't think that
there is really anything that was great about
this experience other than I made it through and
today I am worry free of a felony probation
violation hanging over my head and that is an