A West Virginia high school principal is going to jail for killing a woman with his car last March near Hagerstown.
An 18-year-old college student says he is traumatized after Havre de Grace Police mistakenly throw him in jail. They claim he was wanted on a federal warrant.
Federal investigators believe more than half of the corrections officers at the Baltimore City jail helped inmates smuggle in contraband. A new set of officers has just been indicted.
Maryland prison officials say they used closed-circuit cameras to stop an attempt to smuggle marijuana, tobacco and a cell phone into the troubled Baltimore city jail.
The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office says a jail inmate apparently hanged himself hours after he was denied parole.
Sex and smuggling behind bars. This week, WJZ investigates the long-term corruption inside the Baltimore City Detention Center. The man at the top tells WJZ he has made major changes to clean up the jail.
A former Crisfield police chief who’s previously been charged with arson and theft will serve a year in jail for theft, property destruction and a gun offense.
A Washington law firm says Frederick County immigration enforcement contributed to the suicides of three jail inmates.
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.
Maryland’s recidivism rate is down. That means a larger number of people released after serving their sentences are not coming back to the prison system.
Lorraine Jackson hadn’t worked long as a jail cook before she experienced her first run-in with inmates trying to break out.
Seventeen inmates in Prince George’s County are receiving their high school diplomas.