Each year, more than 20,000 ex-offenders are released from Indiana prisons. Their prospects for finding a job are slim which is one of the main reasons more than a third of them return to life behind bars. DeMotte-based Gold Standard Truss is helping reverse the dynamic. The building materials company is planning on operating a truss manufacturing facility on the grounds of the Westville Correctional Facility in LaPorte County. Around INdiana Reporter Mary-Rachel Redman has details.

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