Prison Reform CoastLine: Prison Reform - From Punishment To Correction By Rachel Lewis Hilburn & Rachel Keith • May 17, 2018 copied courtesy Keith Acree, NC Department of Corrections. State Archives of North Carolina, Raleigh, NC Listen Listening... / 49:48 Listen to CoastLine here. Inmates killed five North Carolina prison workers in 2017. Four worked as correctional officers; one as a maintenance mechanic. Violent assaults on officers have increased significantly from previous years, according to the Associated Press.