The Board of Public Works approved a $40,000 settlement on Wednesday for a former inmate who was beaten on three occasions in 2007 after he claimed he ended his involvement in a smuggling ring that included a corrupt former corrections officer.
Sex, drugs and money. The corruption probe at the Baltimore City Detention Center widens. Starting Sunday night, some officers still on the job are being forced to take lie detector tests.
Officials in Montgomery County have declared a security emergency after locks on about 500 cell doors at the main jail near Clarksburg simultaneously opened.
Big changes at the Baltimore City Detention Center, just days after the Feds discover sex, drugs and a lucrative business thriving inside the jail walls run by a notorious gang.
Authorities say a man accused of turning off power to a chicken house and causing the death of some 33,700 birds has been ordered to spend 60 days in jail.
Former Anne Arundel County Executive John Leopold was released from jail Friday morning after serving 30 days for misconduct in office.
Former Anne Arundel County Executive John Leopold isn’t getting any special treatment while he serves 30 days in jail for misconduct in office.
Former Anne Arundel County Executive John Leopold prepares to learn his punishment on charges of misconduct in office. He’ll face the judge Thursday.
A Maryland jail worker accused of failing to seek medical attention for an inmate found hanging by a sheet while in custody pleaded guilty on Friday to one count of falsification of records in a federal investigation.
A Baltimore man has been sentenced to six months in jail in a car crash that killed an Arnold woman.
A woman who was driving on a learner’s permit and caused a fatal crash has been sentenced to jail and home detention.
A man who struck and killed a neighbor walking on a road has been sentenced to 60 days in jail.