Report Says Prison Spending Outpacing Education Budget The U.S. Department of Education has found that Maryland's spending on prisons is growing at a rate that's twice as fast as spending on education.
Contraband Found In Truck Making Delivery To PrisonCorrections officials say officers at an entrance to a prison in Jessup found hidden boxes containing cellphones attached to a truck making a delivery.
Trials Set For 3 Accused In Prison Drone Smuggling CaseTrial dates have been set for three men accused of trying to use a small, remote-controlled aircraft to smuggle drugs, tobacco and pornography into a maximum-security state prison in western Maryland.
Final Inmates Transferred As Baltimore Prison ClosesGovernor Larry Hogan announced Tuesday that the Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services will complete the final transfer of inmates and detainees from the Baltimore City Detention Center (BCDC).
Maryland Panel Examining Corrections To MeetA Maryland panel studying the state's corrections system is scheduled to meet.
Obama To Extend College Aid Grants To Some Prison InmatesMore than 20 years after banning prisoners from receiving student aid, some federal and state inmates could be eligible for Pell grant money to take college courses while still behind bars.
Report: Md. Prison Admissions Down 19 Percent In Last DecadeMaryland's prison admissions fell 19 percent over the last decade, driven by a 43 percent drop in admissions in Baltimore, according to a data analysis presented to a state panel on Wednesday.
Md. Man Gets 35 Years In California Baby's Sex-Abuse CaseA former children's counselor in Maryland and Arizona been sentenced to 35 years in prison for sexual exploitation charges in a case involving a Southern California pediatric nurse accused of sexually abusing his 6-week-old foster child.
Maintenance Man Gets 30 Years For Killing Property ManagerA maintenance man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for fatally stabbing a property manager in Reisterstown.
Former Quantell Exec. Pleads Guilty In U.S. Fraud Scheme CaseThe former chief operating officer of a Maryland-based federal contractor faces up to 23 years in prison for tax fraud and conspiring to steal from workers' health and welfare plans.
Woman Gets 25 Years For Fatally Stabbing Man In Bar FightA woman has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for fatally stabbing a man in a bar fight.
Man Gets 8 Years For Robbing ProstitutesA man who prosecutors say posed as a police officer and kidnapped, sexually assaulted and robbed prostitutes has been sentenced to more than 8 years in prison.