Im getting beyond frustrated that no one seems to be listening as my brother continues to fight for inmates who are being set uo,beat,starved,raped,murdered etc…
Graphic of whistleblower inmate Harold Hempstead and slain inmate Darren Rainey courtesy of Miami Herald
The Miami Herald’s coverage of deadly officer-on-inmate violence within Florida prisons began with their verifying inmate Harold Hempstead’s claim that mentally ill inmate Darren Rainey had been scalded to death in June of 2012 by Dade Correctional Institution officers in a locked shower that had external-only water temperature controls.
Harold’s still blowing the same whistle, attempting to get justice for a number of inmates at other facilities.
One would think that the nationwide media attention spurred by the Miami Herald articles about Harold – whom they dubbed the Caged Crusader – would lead Florida Chief Inspector General Melinda Miguel to heed to his correspondence concerning other facilities.
And one would be dead wrong.
Below are six responses from the office of CIG Miguel to Harold.
At first glance, the letters seem identical. All six say…
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