Here’s the press release from the state Department of Corrections:
McNeil Island Corrections Center Passes Audit
OLYMPIA – The McNeil Island Corrections Center (MICC) in Steilacoom scored 100 percent on mandatory standards and 99.3 percent on non-mandatory standards in an American Correctional Association (ACA) accreditation audit that took place Jan. 26-28.
Located in Alexandria, Va., ACA is the only national organization that accredits correctional facilities. ACA standards are considered the benchmark for the effective operation of professional correctional systems.
Prisons Director Dick Morgan said the high scores affirmed the ability of MICC employees