Once the largest halfway house in the country, Hope Village in Southeast D.C. was boarded up Thursday with no facility to replace it. The last few dozen inmates inside the halfway house on Langston Place SE were transferred to other halfway houses closer to Baltimore. About 200 others have been sent to home confinement to complete their federal prison sentences….
The giant halfway house in Southeast D.C. closes Thursday amid fears over the spread of the coronavirus and a lawsuit challenging conditions inside. News4’s Scott MacFarlane reports Hope Village is gone with no facility to replace it.