inmate abuse Alabama http://apr.org en Abuses Point to Lack of Prison Security Cameras http://apr.org/post/abuses-point-lack-prison-security-cameras <p>Allegations of inmate abuse at Alabama's female prison and an inmate being beaten to death at a male prison have pointed to a lack of security cameras in state prisons.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; Testimony in a federal court trial in Montgomery has noted the lack of cameras to record what happened on the night inmate Rocrast Mack was beaten and stomped at Ventress Correctional Facility in Clayton. Allegations of inmate abuse at Tutwiler Prison for Women led to a federal report pointing out the need for cameras. The Legislature voted recently to fund cameras for Tutwiler.<br> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 13:10:14 +0000 The Associated Press 32909 at http://apr.org Abuses Point to Lack of Prison Security Cameras