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State Prison Inmate Stabbed Near Hagerstown

The state Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services says a 46-year-old inmate is recovering from multiple stab wounds he suffered at the Maryland Correctional Institution near Hagerstown.


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Ongoing Education Is Key To Success For Baltimore News Anchor Turned State Corrections Spokesman

Mark Vernarelli’s career is truly admirable as it demonstrates how having a continuous thirst for knowledge can quench career goals.


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Inmate Stabbed At Prison In Hagerstown

A Maryland corrections official says an inmate has been stabbed at the Maryland Correctional Institution-Hagerstown.



Teenage Inmate Hospitalized, Suspect Identified

Maryland corrections officials say an inmate has been hospitalized after being found in his cell with head and facial injuries.


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Man Dies At Baltimore’s Central Booking

Maryland corrections officials are investigating the death of a man who was being held at Baltimore’s booking center.