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Md. Inmate Pleads Guilty In Officer’s Stabbing

A state prison inmate in Maryland is getting another 20 years added to his life sentence for stabbing a correctional officer at the maximum-security North Branch Correctional Institution near Cumberland.


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Warden Fired At Max-Security Western Md. Prison

Maryland’s prison agency said it has fired the warden of the North Branch Correctional Institution because his leadership failures created distrust and safety risks at the maximum-security lockup where a correctional officer was stabbed last year.


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Md. Corrections Officer Speaks Out After Attack

A corrections officer in western Maryland says he received a blood transfusion and was treated for about 10 stab wounds after being attacked by an inmate.