Concord women's prison set for fall completion, but need to hire 80 may cause delays

A view of the new Correctional Facility for Women in Concord. The prison, which is next to the men's prison, is scheduled to open in the fall. (DAVID LANE/UNION LEADER)

Construction on the 224-bed women's prison is on schedule to be completed this fall. The department is unsure, however, how quickly it will be able to hire the roughly 80 officers it needs to guard the female inmates.


To improve the chance of seeing your comment posted here or published in the New Hampshire Union Leader:

  • Identify yourself. Accounts using fake or incomplete names are suspended regardless of the quality of posts.
  • Say something new, stay on topic, keep it short.
  • Links to outside URLs are discouraged, if used they should be on topic.
  • Avoid comments in bad taste, write well, avoid using all capital letters
  • Don't cite facts about individuals or businesses without providing a means to verify the claim
  • If you see an objectionable comment please click the "Report Abuse" button and be sure to tell us why.

Note: Comments are the opinion of the respective poster and not of the publisher.

Be the first to comment.

Post a comment

You must sign in before you can post comments. If you are experiencing issues with your account please e-mail