Levi & Korsinsky announces it has commenced an investigation of The GEO Group, Inc. (NYSE:GEO) ("The GEO Group" or "the Company") concerning possible violations of federal securities laws by the Company and/or certain of its officers and directors.

The investigation concerns whether certain statements made to investors regarding the Company's business, operations, and prospects were false and misleading when made. On August 18, 2016, it was revealed that the U.S. Department of Justice plans to end its use of private prisons. Upon this news, shares of The GEO Group closed at $19.51 per share, following a previous close of $32.29 per share. To obtain additional information, go to:


or contact Joseph E. Levi, Esq. either via email at jlevi@zlk.com or by telephone at (212) 363-7500, toll-free: (877) 363-5972.

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