9/26/2014

Screaming Inmates Make L.A. Rethink Jailing Mentally Ill.

Inmates in suicide-proof gowns scream and bang on their cell doors one floor below Terri McDonald's office in the Twin Towers Correctional Facility. The bedlam is a reminder, if she needs one, that the mentally ill population in the largest U.S. jail system is out of control.



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