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KMBC-TV Kansas City
Police investigate reports of Jackson County female inmates being rapedKansas City police are investigating allegations that two female inmates were r
Police investigate reports of Jackson County female inmates being raped
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 4 hours ago
Kansas City police are investigating allegations that two female inmates were raped by male inmates Friday at the Jackson County Regional Correctional Center. According to a police report, surveillance video shows three male inmates roaming through... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
MDOC officer killed in crash 'full of potential'Chief Luke Thompson told media that there have been many wrecks since construct
MDOC officer killed in crash 'full of potential'
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
Chief Luke Thompson told media that there have been many wrecks since construction began on the stretch of I-55 from south Jackson to Byram. However Mississippi Department of Transportation Executive Director Melinda McGrath said concrete barriers... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Accidental release in Oakland County leaves dangerous felon at largeare searching this morning for a potentially dangerous felon after he was mista
Accidental release in Oakland County leaves dangerous felon at large
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
are searching this morning for a potentially dangerous felon after he was mistakenly released Wednesday from the Oakland County Jail, officials said. Johnny Rodgers, 25, was serving time in state prison for assault with intent to commit murder... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Accidental release in Oakland County leaves dangerous felon at largeare searching this morning for a potentially dangerous felon after he was mista
Accidental release in Oakland County leaves dangerous felon at large
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
are searching this morning for a potentially dangerous felon after he was mistakenly released Wednesday from the Oakland County Jail, officials said. Johnny Rodgers, 25, was serving time in state prison for assault with intent to commit murder... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Accidental release in Oakland County leaves dangerous felon at largeand U.S. Marshals are searching this morning for a potentially dangerous felon
Accidental release in Oakland County leaves dangerous felon at large
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
and U.S. Marshals are searching this morning for a potentially dangerous felon after he was mistakenly released by Oakland County officials after a court appearance Wednesday, a Corrections Department spokesman said today. Johnny Rodgers, 25, is... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama's mass murders: 56 people killed in 10 massacresdied. During an exchange of gunfire with police, one officer was wounded and th
Alabama's mass murders: 56 people killed in 10 massacres
Al.com / Posted 6 days ago
died. During an exchange of gunfire with police, one officer was wounded and the shooter committed suicide. The Geneva County massacre happened in three small communities in two counties: Kinston in Coffee County, and Samson and Geneva in... Read more
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The Woodstock Independent
Police: Woodstock Teen Charged with Battery after Stabbing Man During Fightteenager was charged with battery after he allegedly stabbed a 31-year-old man
Police: Woodstock Teen Charged with Battery after Stabbing Man During Fight
The Woodstock Independent / Posted 7 days ago
teenager was charged with battery after he allegedly stabbed a 31-year-old man during a dispute at a party held at a Jackson Street home Aug. 21. Bryan Estrada, 18, of the 400 block Leah Lane, was arrested and charged Aug. 21, with... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Man linked to case against DA accused of having cell phoneJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A Jackson man linked to a case against Hinds County Distr
Man linked to case against DA accused of having cell phone
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 13 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A Jackson man linked to a case against Hinds County District Attorney Robert Shuler Smith has been indicted for having a cell phone while incarcerated at the Jackson Detention Center. Attorney General Jim Hood's office says... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Man linked to case against DA accused of having cell phoneJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A Jackson man linked to a case against Hinds County Distr
Man linked to case against DA accused of having cell phone
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 13 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A Jackson man linked to a case against Hinds County District Attorney Robert Shuler Smith has been indicted for having a cell phone while incarcerated at the Jackson Detention Center. Attorney General Jim Hood's office says... Read more
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Al.com
As Alabama shuts down psychiatric hospitals, one jail is expanding to house mentally illFerma Jackson oversees dozens of inmates with mental health concerns. His work
As Alabama shuts down psychiatric hospitals, one jail is expanding to house mentally ill
Al.com / Posted 14 days ago
Ferma Jackson oversees dozens of inmates with mental health concerns. His work space is a large semi-circular area called a "pod." Within the pod are smaller "wedges" including one wedge that consists of eight cells housing inmates with... Read more
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Freeman journal
Thanks to HCPOA golf benefit sponsorsThe Hamilton County Peace Officers Association would like to extend a sincere t
Thanks to HCPOA golf benefit sponsors
Freeman journal / Posted 14 days ago
The Hamilton County Peace Officers Association would like to extend a sincere thank you to our great sponsors and everyone who came out to support our 5th annual Golf Benefit held this past July 9th at Briggs Woods Golf Course. We had a total of 39... Read more
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Raw Story
Why we’re about the see the largest prison strike in historyof the clearest, and least known, examples of prison workers striking to improv
Why we’re about the see the largest prison strike in history
Raw Story / Posted 18 days ago
of the clearest, and least known, examples of prison workers striking to improve conditions came from North Carolina Correctional Institute for Women (NCCIW) in 1975, four years after Attica. Incarcerated women there staged a sit-in strike... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
prison chaplain starts sentencehandcuffs around the wrists of Kenneth Dewitt,the former chaplain at a women's
prison chaplain starts sentence
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
handcuffs around the wrists of Kenneth Dewitt,the former chaplain at a women's state prison, when he surrendered Monday to Jackson County sheriff's deputies to begin serving time for sexually assaulting three female inmates. Dewitt, 67, was... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Michigan colleges leaders in offering Pell Grants to prisoners Photo by Michigan Department of Corrections Jackson College held a ceremony f
Michigan colleges leaders in offering Pell Grants to prisoners
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 23 days ago
Photo by Michigan Department of Corrections Jackson College held a ceremony for graduates at the Parnall Correctional Facility in in May. The college has been a leader in Michigan in... Read more
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Al.com
Crowd expected at hearing to oppose Thomas Blanton parole for 1963 church bombingBlanton will not be at the hearing, a parole board official said. Blanton is se
Crowd expected at hearing to oppose Thomas Blanton parole for 1963 church bombing
Al.com / Posted a month ago
Blanton will not be at the hearing, a parole board official said. Blanton is serving four life sentences at the St. Clair Correctional Facility. "I think it would be a travesty of justice if he were paroled," said Hezekiah Jackson IV, President... Read more
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