HEADLINE: Wackenhut Corrections is Added to Standard & Poor's Stock Report Service
DATELINE: PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., Aug. 27
BODY: Wackenhut Corrections Corporation (NYSE: WHC) announced today that it has been included in Standard & Poor's Stock Report service. The full report is available free of charge on the Internet via the Company web site www.wcc-corrections.com or subscribers of the following web sites: www.businessweek.com, www.aaii.com. S&P's financial coverage program is one of the industry's best programs to broaden the dissemination of WCC's information and to continually update the investment community of the company's progress. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20010614/WCCLOGO ) WCC is a world leader in the privatized correctional management, medical and mental health rehabilitation services industry. The Company offers government agencies a turnkey approach to the development of new correctional and mental health institutions that includes design, construction, financing and operations. WCC has contracts/awards to manage 56 correctional, detention and mental health facilities representing nearly 39,000 beds in North America, Europe, Australia, South Africa and New Zealand. WCC also provides prisoner transportation services, electronic monitoring for home detainees and correctional health care services. The company is a subsidiary of The Wackenhut Corporation (NYSE: WAK WAKB).