Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections http://wcbe.org en DORC Files Slow Response Complaint With Columbus Ambulance Company http://wcbe.org/post/dorc-files-slow-response-complaint-columbus-ambulance-company <p><font face="ARIAL" size="3"><font face="ARIAL" size="3">State prisons officials say they are reviewing the contract with a private Columbus-based ambulance company because of slow response times. Mon, 21 Oct 2013 22:45:53 +0000 Associated Press 45136 at http://wcbe.org State audit finds problems at private prison http://wcbe.org/post/state-audit-finds-problems-private-prison <P>State prison officials in Ohio are visiting the lakeshore prison that became the nation's first privately owned state prison last year to see whether dozens of safety, health and security issues uncovered in a recent audit have been fixed. Thu, 08 Nov 2012 00:09:32 +0000 Associated Press 25571 at http://wcbe.org Obese inmate wants execution delayed http://wcbe.org/post/obese-inmate-wants-execution-delayed <P>A condemned Ohio inmate who weighs at least 480 pounds wants his upcoming execution delayed, saying he's too heavy for the state's lethal injection process. Tue, 18 Sep 2012 00:22:52 +0000 Associated Press 22827 at http://wcbe.org Inmate facing execution talks about guilt http://wcbe.org/post/inmate-facing-execution-talks-about-guilt <P>An Ohio death row inmate facing a lethal injection next week for murdering two people in 1989, has given a rare interview.&nbsp; In it, Donald Palmer talks about guilt, God, and capitol punishment.&nbsp; Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.&nbsp;</P> Thu, 13 Sep 2012 23:20:31 +0000 Alison Holm & Ohio Public Radio 22657 at http://wcbe.org Computer glitch delays parole notifications to crime victims http://wcbe.org/post/computer-glitch-delays-parole-notifications-crime-victims <P>The state says a computer glitch failed to deliver 66 notices earlier this year to Ohio crime victims informing them that parole hearings for offenders facing possible release had been scheduled.&nbsp; Wed, 29 Aug 2012 22:44:05 +0000 Associated Press 21791 at http://wcbe.org