Josh Stotler

Josh Stotler

Josh Stotler is community and special Sections reporter for the Columbia Missourian.

Missouri prison officials restrict inmate access to books from friends or family

By: - September 8, 2023

Missouri inmates will no longer be able to receive books from friends or family under a new policy adopted by the state Department of Corrections. These new restrictions arose after a decision last year to ban all physical mail from entering DOC facilities. The DOC cites contraband and illicit substances arriving through these channels as […]