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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 04-18-2008, 12:07 AM Thread Starter
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Discussion /Thoughts Statesville Closing Possibility

Possible closing of Statesville Prison (Partial or Entire)

Was talking with a neighbor that has been employeed there for years and is very concerned..


Anyone work there or will be affected by this.. Your thoughts?


Watching LOCK UP on TV and rekindled the discussion...

Our area will take a huge hit if this closes... OPEN Discussion, begins....

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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 04-18-2008, 01:19 AM
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In an era where prisons are overcrowded they are thinking of CLOSING a large one, especially a maximum security one to boot?
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I thought statesville closed years ago? Wasen't Blues Brothers filmed there and it was closed then, no?

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No they filmed part of Blues brothers in the downtown old joliet prision which is closed, and them just leaving at statesville from the outside
the old prision is also where prision break was filmed.
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post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 04-18-2008, 08:53 AM Thread Starter
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True and a few other movies were also filmed there.....

It is located off 53 in Joliet... Division / Caton Farm RD area..

Talking about closing it down and shifting majority of inmates and employes 3 1/2 hours away North West at another prison...

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They close prisons all the time. Sheridan closed not long ago.
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