Western Correctional Institution
A state prison inmate is charged with first-degree murder in the asphyxiation last year of his cellmate at the maximum-security Western Correctional Institution near Cumberland.
Maryland’s prison agency says it’s barring visitors from the maximum-security Western Correctional Institution near Cumberland while authorities check on an undisclosed security issue.
Maryland State Police and officials from the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services are investigating an inmate’s death.
Although a new seminary program will officially start at the Western Correctional Institution in Cresaptown later this year, the Pilgrim Theological Seminary School actually got underway in April and it appears to be well received, leading some prisoners to pledge to “do no harm” to anyone at the prison.
Officials at the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center say an inmate has died after being found in his cell with head and facial injuries.
A Maryland state prison inmate faces 20 more years of incarceration after pleading guilty to second-degree murder in the beating and asphyxiation of his cellmate at the Western Correctional Institution near Cumberland.
Maryland State Police say two teens tried to pass suspected marijuana to an inmate during a visit to the Western Correctional Institution.
Corrections officials say an inmate at the Western Correctional Institution in Cresaptown has been stabbed.
Maryland State Police are investigating a murder inside a state correctional facility.
Maryland State police say an inmate has been slain at the Western Correctional Institution, and a suspect is being held.
A state prison inmate has been sentenced to a third consecutive life term for the first-degree murder of his cellmate.
Authorities say a state prison inmate is dead after another prisoner bludgeoned him with a television set at the Western Correctional Institution near Cumberland.