Swalwell, Speier, Bass Tour Federal Correctional Institution Dublin, Vow to Change Toxic Culture | Dublin News


DUBLIN — Congressman Eric Swalwell and two leading female Congress members toured the troubled women’s federal prison in Dublin on Monday, saying they will make sure major changes occur within the institution to eliminate its “toxic” environment.

Swalwell, who represents cities including Dublin, Pleasanton and Livermore, joined San Francisco Rep. Jackie Speier and Los Angeles Rep. Karen Bass, said they spoke with the warden, guards, inmates and witnesses following serious allegations of sexual assault revealed during the last two years at FCI Dublin.

“The three of us are concerned about the sexual abuses that occurred here,” Swalwell said. “We’re not going away.”

The tour followed criminal charges filed against two guards, a former warden…

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