Montana lawmakers want info. On secretive company
September 30, 2009
MATTHEW BROWN Associated Press Writer BILLINGS
Montana legislators said Tuesday they want to know more about a secretive California company that wants to take over an empty jail in the southeastern corner of the state and build a military training center on adjacent property. The company, American Police Force, has attracted widespread attention with its plans but won't reveal its backers or where it would get prisoners for the jail, located in the rural city of Hardin. With Hardin officials also saying little about the company, rumors have flourished. On a Web site run by rightwing radio s...