Computer Glitch Allows 3,000 Inmates Early Release In Washington State : The Two-Way : NPR

Since 2002, a computer error by the state’s Department of Corrections permitted as many as 3,200 prisoners to be freed early. The department knew about the problem but a coding fix was never made.

Source: Computer Glitch Allows 3,000 Inmates Early Release In Washington State : The Two-Way : NPR