Jury Convicts Maryland Inmate Found With Improvised WeaponAn inmate who authorities say was found with an improvised weapon in a Maryland prison has been convicted on weapons charges.
Cellphone Video Shot By California Inmates Shows EscapeVideo shot by three inmates with a smuggled cellphone shows their methodical escape through a vent at the maximum-security wing of a Southern California jail last year, along with scenes from their days on the run.
Correctional Officer Charged With Sexually Assaulting InmatePolice in Maryland say a county correctional officer has been charged with sexually assaulting an inmate.
3 Federal Prison Guards Charged With Sex Abuse Of InmatesA federal prison guard supervisor charged with repeatedly raping a female inmate who he knew spoke little English and would be turned over to immigration authorities was among three guards arrested Thursday in a prison sexual abuse scandal, authorities said.
Inmate Found Hanging in His Cell DiesAuthorities say an inmate found hanging in his cell at the Allegany County Detention Center has died.
Inmates Caught In Ohio Following 'Shawshank' Style EscapeAuthorities say two inmates were captured four days after making a "Shawshank Redemption" style escape from an Indiana prison.
Jail Inmate's Death In Solo Cell Under InvestigationThe Washington County Sheriff's Office says it's investigating the death of a jail inmate found dead in his cell with a sheet tied around his neck.
Officer Charged With Trying To Rape Pre-Trial InmateMontgomery County Police have arrested a corrections officer they say tried to rape a pre-trial services inmate on a work detail.
Md. Inmate Found Not Competent For Trial In Prison SlayingA state prison inmate has been found mentally incompetent to stand trial for the 2013 beating death of his cellmate at the maximum-security Western Correctional Institution near Cumberland.
Former Maryland Death Row Inmate Spurns CommutationA Maryland inmate whose death sentence was commuted to life in prison without parole is hoping to argue for less time behind bars.
Family Upset About Death Of Md. Inmate 1 Week After ReleaseThe family of a man found dead under a bridge a week after he was released from jail on Maryland's Eastern Shore is blaming the detention facility for contributing to his death.
Charges Dropped Against Former Md. Inmate In Prison SlayingWashington County prosecutors are dropping charges that a former state prison inmate concealed a homemade knife used in a slaying at the Maryland Correctional Institution near Hagerstown.
Patuxent Institute Inmates Train Puppies For Life Beyond BarsThe odds of finding good homes for shelter animals are sometimes stacked against a happy ending. But there is a unique route to adoption.
Federal Inmate From Md. Accused Of Attacking Prison Worker In Illinois A Maryland man serving a 60-year federal prison sentence has pleaded not guilty to charges he assaulted a correctional officer in Illinois.
Lawmaker Blasts Baltimore Murder Suspect's ReleaseA massive search is on for a man charged with murder after corrections officials accidentally released him from a detention facility in downtown Baltimore.