Union Committee To Address Md. Prison SecurityThe Maryland state workers union says it has formed a committee to suggest security improvements at the maximum-security North Branch Correctional Institution.
Second Prison Official Out After Assault On GuardA second prison manager is departing the maximum-security North Branch Correctional Institution after an inmate stabbed a correctional officer there earlier this month and the Maryland public safety department on Monday proposed tighter security measures at the lockup.
Prison Under Fire: Guards At North Branch Rally For Top Officials To ResignMaryland's prison system--out of control. Correctional officers call for action after security leaders fail to warn them about a planned inmate attack.
More Trouble Behind Bars: 12 Prison Guards Assaulted In CumberlandMore criticism aimed at the state's prison system. Twelve officers at the maximum security facility in Cumberland have been assaulted since June.
Body Found In North Branch Is That Of Missing ManAuthorities say a body found in the North Branch of the Potomac River in Cumberland is that of a missing man.