A former corrections officer at a Maryland prison has been convicted on three civil rights and conspiracy charges in connection with the beating of any inmate. A second former officer was acquitted of conspiring to help cover up the assault.
Another corrections officer enters a guilty plea Wednesday for her involvement in the sophisticated contraband smuggling operation at the Baltimore City Detention Center that drew national attention to Maryland.
A Prince George’s County deputy sheriff and a county corrections officer have been indicted on charges stemming from the assault of a jail inmate.
The man accused of running a sophisticated drug dealing operation behind bars as an inmate at the Baltimore City Detention Center pleaded guilty to federal racketeering charges Tuesday.
A former corrections officer has been sentenced to six years in prison for her role in a home invasion in Walkersville.
Defense lawyers are asking a judge to dismiss some charges against a Maryland jail worker accused of failing to seek medical attention for an inmate found hanging by a sheet while in custody for a police officer’s death.
A jury is deciding whether Lee Stephens should live or die. Earlier this month, the 32-year-old was convicted of first-degree murder for the fatal stabbing of Cpl. David McGuinn, an officer who worked at the now-closed Maryland House of Correction in Jessup.
In the hands of a jury. A man charged with murdering a Maryland corrections officer is waiting to learn his fate.
A multi-million-dollar victory for the family of a man murdered while in state custody. A jury found the state failed to protect him from a convicted murderer.
A Maryland jury has awarded the family of an inmate murdered by another Supermax prisoner back in 2005 $18.5 million.
The warden of the Baltimore Central Booking and Intake Center, a major and six corrections officers are on administrative leave while officials investigate allegations of excessive force being used against a detainee.