A Maryland man awaiting sentencing on a murder conviction is facing new charges that he assaulted jail guards.
A United Nations group is calling on the Cuban government to release an American who has been held in the country for more than three years, saying his detention is arbitrary.
A program meant to reduce the number of African-American boys in the juvenile justice system is being expanded to include girls.
An Aruban judge decided on Wednesday to keep Gary Giordano locked up for an additional 60 days.
A judge in Frederick is ordering continued juvenile detention for a high school student accused of bringing a loaded handgun and extra ammunition to school.
Authorities have arrested a teenager who attacked a guard and escaped from a Maryland youth detention facility in April.
D.C. officials say a youth has escaped from a juvenile detention facility in Maryland after attacking a guard.