New Mexico Prison Whistleblower Was Fired After Objecting To Officers Who Killed Prisoner
Sharon Baca-Herrera was told she was "not a good fit" by sergeant after she blew the whistle to her supervisors
|Kevin Gosztola||Aug 5|
Sharon Baca-Herrera was fired from the Bernalillo County Metropolitan Detention Center in New Mexico after she objected to the facility's response to correctional officers, who killed a prisoner.
Vicente Villela, a 37 year-old man, died on February 3, 2019. One officer knelt on his back while he was in shackles on his stomach. Villela cried, "I can't bre…