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Adrena Rice

1st Baltimore Correctional Officer Sentenced In BGF Prison Scandal

A Baltimore City correctional officer accused of being part of a drug smuggling operation at the Baltimore City Detention Center has been sentenced to three and half years in prison. She is the first guard to be sentenced since the federal investigation blew the cover of the Black Guerrilla Family gang.

01/08/2014

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2 Arrested After Trying To Smuggle Contraband Into Prison

Contraband bust. Two people were caught red-handed trying to smuggle drugs and a cell phone into the Baltimore City Detention Center–this as the corrections system continues to crack down.

11/20/2013

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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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New Detention Center For Girls Proposed In Md.

Maryland’s head of the Department of Juvenile Services is scheduled to meet with Carroll County officials to discuss a proposal to build a new detention center for girls in the county.

07/11/2013

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Task Force Meets To Discuss State Of Maryland Jails

Drugs, illegal mobile phones and sex behind bars. Gangs operating in Maryland jails. Now, a commission demands answers from the man in charge.

06/27/2013

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New Md. Task Force For Juvenile Offenses Meeting For First Time

A new Maryland task force that will review the best practices for handling offenses committed by juveniles is holding its first meeting.

06/19/2013

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Md. Lawmaker Wants Tougher Penalties For Inmates Amid Prison Scandal

A new call to action. Some lawmakers are pressing for reforms after stunning revelations about corrupt correctional officers at the Baltimore City Detention Center.

05/08/2013

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Change In Jail Leadership After Black Guerrilla Family Scandal

More fallout in the sex, drugs and gang scandal inside Baltimore City jails. Now there’s a change in jail leadership.

05/07/2013

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4 Injured In Baltimore City Detention Center Stabbing

A Maryland corrections official says four men were taken to hospitals after a stabbing at the Baltimore City Detention Center.

03/01/2013

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Brother Of Actress Mia Farrow Charged With Child Sex Abuse In Md.

The brother of movie star Mia Farrow is under arrest, charged with child sex abuse. And the victims say the abuse goes back for years.

11/15/2012

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Inmate Found Hanging At Detention Center Dies

The Washington County sheriff says a Hancock woman found hanging at the county detention center has been declared dead.

04/15/2012

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Md. Robbery Suspect Dies At Detention Center

The Harford County Sheriff’s Office says a suspect in a string of robberies in three counties has been found dead in the county’s detention center.

11/27/2011

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