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These 8 Deadly Prisons Can Only Be Found In Missouri

Most Missourians are good, hardworking, law abiding citizens. Of course, every society has some folks who break the law, and those people end up in the prison system. The Missouri Department of Corrections has six maximum-security facilities, five medium-security facilities and five minimum-security facilities for male prisoners. It has two facilities for female prisoners.

With the exception of those with death sentences, all Missouri prisoners first go to one of five Reception and Diagnostic Center before being assigned to a Correctional Center in which they’ll carry out their sentences.

Here are some details about 8 of Missouri’s Correctional Centers, and the violent criminals who reside there.

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Catherine Rees
Catherine is a lifelong resident of Utah. She's a writer, researcher and observer of the human condition.