A former corrections officer has been sentenced to more than 2 years in prison for taking bribes to smuggle contraband into a Washington jail.
A deaf immigrant is suing northern Virginia authorities who he says jailed him for six weeks without access to an interpreter.
A former corrections officer has been sentenced to 27 months in prison for accepting money to smuggle contraband into a D.C. jail.
A Baltimore man was sentenced to more than 10 years behind bars on Tuesday for conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute heroin.
Frederick County has settled two wrongful death lawsuits stemming from suicides of county jail inmates.
Testimony continues. The alleged ringleader of the Black Guerilla Family gang, Tavon White, took the stand again Monday.
Crimes of opportunity. For the third day, reported Black Guerilla Family gang leader Tavon White took the stand with explosive testimony on the rampant corruption at the Baltimore City Detention Center.
Jury selection began Monday in the racketeering case that rocked the Baltimore City jail. Last year, FBI investigators uncovered a drug smuggling operation that included not only members of the Black Guerilla Family gang but also correctional officers. Now the last eight of the defendants are heading to trial.
Ocean City Police say a woman in a jail holding cell set fire to her panties and put them on a wall phone, causing the device to melt.
A Maryland Department of Corrections employee is now suspended with pay after a murder suspect was mistakenly released from prison this weekend.
A move to protect witnesses testifying against alleged members of the Black Guerrilla Family. A city judge has granted an unusual protection order.
Seven new guilty pleas in the drugs, sex and smuggling case that rocked the Baltimore City Detention Center.