WALLA WALLA, Washington - Robert Walker is a recent arrival to the new gang unit at the Washington State Penitentiary. He likes his new home, as far as anyone can like prison.
"It's cleaner and there's less people," said the 21-year-old former gang member from Seattle who is serving 18 years for assault. "The room is bigger, but you know..."
Walker's voice trailed off and he shrugged his shoulders at his surroundings — an open cell block offering officers an easy view of rooms from a central command post. More... Prisoner Pen Pals - Discount Cigarettes - Discount Magazine Subscriptions for Prisoners