Tuesday, April 24, 2007, around 2:00 PM, a full-scale prison riot began at the New Castle Correctional Facility in Indiana. According to sources, the cause is not yet known. Events leading up to this riot include a new influx of Arizona prisoners at the beginning of March. So far, 630 Arizona prisoners have been added to the New Castle Correctional Facility in Indiana. A transfer of Arizona prisoners is currently on hold as the full-scale prison riot rages on.
Indiana Prison Riot: Addition of Arizona Prisoners May Have Created Unacceptable Overcrowding Issues – Associated Content