Correctional Officers

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Correctional Officers Indicted In Inmate Assault Case

Three current and one former correctional officer in Baltimore were indicted by a Baltimore City grand jury in two assaults involving five inmates.

09/18/2014

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Bills Will Strengthen Prison Guard Investigations

The governor has signed a series of bills aimed at preventing another corruption scandal like the Black Guerrilla Family case at the Baltimore Jail.

04/15/2014

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Senate Advances Bill To Help Stop Jail Contraband

Both chambers of the Maryland legislature have approved bills that would raise the penalties for inmates and correctional officers caught smuggling in contraband.

02/27/2014

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Last 2 Face Trial In Md. Prison Brutality Probe

The last two defendants in a federal probe of brutality at a Maryland prison are heading for trial in Baltimore.

02/10/2014

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4 More Plead Guilty In Md. Prison Abuse Case

Four former state prison workers are admitting involvement in the 2008 beating of an inmate at Roxbury Correctional Institution near Hagerstown.

01/10/2014

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2 Officers Injured While Subduing Detainee

Maryland officials say two correctional officers at the Baltimore City Detention Center have suffered minor injuries while subduing an unruly detainee.

08/07/2013

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Union For Correctional Officers Criticizes State Over Security Threats

Another assault on a correctional officer at the maximum security prison in Western Maryland has union officials demanding three directors be fired.

08/06/2013

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More Trouble Behind Bars: 12 Prison Guards Assaulted In Cumberland

More criticism aimed at the state’s prison system. Twelve officers at the maximum security facility in Cumberland have been assaulted since June.

07/26/2013

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Corruption Crackdown Intensifies: Baltimore City Jail Workers Will Take Polygraph Tests

Big changes at the Baltimore City Detention Center, just days after the Feds discover sex, drugs and a lucrative business thriving inside the jail walls run by a notorious gang.

04/26/2013

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Feds Convict 2 More Guards In Md. Inmate’s Beating

Two more former Maryland correctional officers have pleaded guilty to federal conspiracy charges in the 2008 beating of an inmate.

04/05/2013

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4 Officers Hurt In Fight At Md. Prison

Correction officials say four officers were hurt during a fight with inmates at the Jessup Correctional Institution.

02/08/2013

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2 Western Md. Prison Guards Charged With Assault

Maryland’s prison agency says two correctional officers face possible termination after they were charged with assaulting an inmate.

10/05/2011

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