MESSAGES FROM THE INSIDE
In this section, you can read letters written from inmates who wished to share their message with the public.
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Part 1 of 2 - Letter from Caine Pelzer describing SCI-Fayette. Mr. Pelzer is one of 16 men at SCI-Fayette on hunger strike for over a month, as of the day this letter is posted. They are joined by members of the Human Rights Coalition, who are also on hunger strike and have put forth four core demands: 1. Abolish the Restricted Release List, 2. Investigate patterns of abuse in DOC and fire abusive guards at SCI Fayette, 3. End Long-Term Solitary Confinement, 4. Close SCI Fayette due to contaminated air and water, which are causing extreme health issues among prisoners . You may write Mr. Pelzer at: Smart Communications/PADOC Caine Pelzer #EZ2913 SCI-Fayette PO Box 33028 St. Petersburg, FL 33733