CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jan 26, 1985
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(Studio) Riot at New Mexico state prison 5 years ago recalled.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer
(Santa Fe, New Mexico) 1980 riot reviewed; films shown. [Voice of INMATE - describes rioters' attacks on each other.] Prison system's reform program described; current crisis examined. [Corrections Department spokesperson Michael FRANCKE - claims prisons will be at capacity next year] Factors contributing to New Mexico's increase prison population explained. [GUARD - describes new security system.] Econ. factors considered. [State legislature Gary ROBBINS - cites lack of funds.] [FRANCKE - notes society's dilemma.]
REPORTER: Rita Braver
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