Allegany County Sheriff Craig Robertson says a newly hired county correctional officer has been arrested after buying Oxycodone from an undercover officer.
A Maryland prison inmate has been convicted of attempted murder for attacking a correctional officer while working on a road crew last year.
A judge has ruled that an inmate accused of fatally stabbing a correctional officer in 2006 is still incompetent to stand trial.
Maryland prison officials say four correctional officers at the North Branch Correctional Institution were injured when an inmate attacked one officer and three other officers came to his aid.
A former correctional officer at a Hagerstown prison has pleaded guilty to conspiring with other officers in the beating of an inmate, and nine other current or former officers from the prison are now facing charges.
A former correctional officer at a Hagerstown prison has pleaded guilty to conspiring to obstruct justice and destroy evidence in the beating of an inmate.
Maryland State police have arrested an inmate they say left a highway work crew, stabbed a correctional officer and carjacked a motorist on Interstate 68.
Police have now identified the officer as 34-year-old Devon Lomax.
A correctional officer at the Baltimore City Detention Center reported being sexually assaulted by an inmate this past weekend.