prison Archive

Ex-sheriff gets 6 years in prison over drug dealer bribes

A former Mississippi sheriff who admitted to extorting bribes from a drug dealer was sentenced Thursday

Judge sends Canadian to US prison for risky tunnel scheme

In this Aug. 25, 2018 photo provided by the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Detroit people scramble

A year after riot, SC prison officials claim improvements

A year after seven South Carolina prison inmates died in an insurrection, corrections officials say they’ve

Maggots, mice fall into California prison dining hall

In this undated photo provided by the Prison Law Office, a non-profit public interest law firm

Texas Prison Won’t Give Inmate With Allergies a Cotton Blanket, Lawsuit Says

A Texas inmate who says he is allergic to the synthetic blankets provided by his prison

Man faces 20 years in prison for shooting girl in Florida

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – An 18-year-old Florida man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the shooting

Two Penn State frat brothers sentenced to prison in pledge’s death

Left: Beta Theta Pi brother Michael Bonatucci enters the Centre County Courthouse Annex to be sentenced

US Navy vet fighting cancer gets 10-year prison sentence in Iran

Michael R. White, right, is seen with his mother, Joanne White, in 2018. White, a U.S.

Woman used T-shirt gun to launch contraband over Oklahoma prison fence, authorities say

Kerri Jo Hickman was being held on suspicion of introducing contraband into a penal institution, conspiracy, and

Roger Stone trial set for November, as ex-Trump adviser avoids prison for now

The trial for Roger Stone in connection with numerous charges from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation