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WLBT 3 Jackson
5 more sentenced over deadly 2012 Adams County prison riotJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Five more men have been sentenced this week for roles in
5 more sentenced over deadly 2012 Adams County prison riot
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 6 hours ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Five more men have been sentenced this week for roles in a deadly 2012 riot at a Mississippi immigration detention facility. U.S. District Judge David Bramlette III sentenced 31-year-old Ricardo Gonzalez-Porras to 25 years in... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
5 more sentenced over deadly 2012 Adams County prison riotJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Five more men have been sentenced this week for roles in
5 more sentenced over deadly 2012 Adams County prison riot
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 7 hours ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Five more men have been sentenced this week for roles in a deadly 2012 riot at a Mississippi immigration detention facility. U.S. District Judge David Bramlette III sentenced 31-year-old Ricardo Gonzalez-Porras to 25 years in... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Man convicted of 1968 Topeka slaying faces murder charge in Ohiofrom parole in 1987, state prison records show. DeWitt escaped in 1982 from a
Man convicted of 1968 Topeka slaying faces murder charge in Ohio
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
from parole in 1987, state prison records show. DeWitt escaped in 1982 from a minimum-custody work detail at Lansing Correctional Facility and was recaptured two weeks later. He was paroled twice, in 1992 and 1993, but violated conditions of... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Court denies appeal in Livingston County rape caseThe Michigan Supreme Court denied an Ohio man’s request to appeal his convictio
Court denies appeal in Livingston County rape case
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
The Michigan Supreme Court denied an Ohio man’s request to appeal his conviction for a raping a teenager in Livingston County. In an order released Thursday, the state’s highest court said it was not persuaded to hear Carloque Ferrari-Latoure... Read more
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Daily Mail
Inside abandoned Stonewall Jackson juvenile detention centerWorn-out pool tables, rusty beds and a mangled piano: where youths suffered ov
Inside abandoned Stonewall Jackson juvenile detention center
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Worn-out pool tables, rusty beds and a mangled piano: where youths suffered overcrowding and beatings Stonewall Jackson Development Center, in Cabarrus County, North Carolina, opened in... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
U.S. Justice Dept. and Hinds County reach agreement on criminal justice reformsJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Justice Department today reached a la
U.S. Justice Dept. and Hinds County reach agreement on criminal justice reforms
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 7 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Justice Department today reached a landmark settlement agreement to reform the criminal justice system in Hinds County, Mississippi. The agreement resolves the department’s findings that the Hinds County... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
U.S. Justice Dept. and Hinds County reach agreement on criminal justice reformsJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Justice Department today reached a la
U.S. Justice Dept. and Hinds County reach agreement on criminal justice reforms
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 7 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Justice Department today reached a landmark settlement agreement to reform the criminal justice system in Hinds County, Mississippi. The agreement resolves the department’s findings that the Hinds County... Read more
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Daily Mail
Son of Sam serial killer denied parole for the 15th timecalling' by being a 'caregiver' in prison. While serving nearly three decades
Son of Sam serial killer denied parole for the 15th time
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
calling' by being a 'caregiver' in prison. While serving nearly three decades behind bars at the maximum-security Sullivan Correctional Facility in Fallsburg, Berkowitz has helped to operate chapel services, worked with mental heath inmates and... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Convicted sex offender faces CSC chargesJoseph Gordon Grenier Jr., 69, whose address is listed as the state correctiona
Convicted sex offender faces CSC charges
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
Joseph Gordon Grenier Jr., 69, whose address is listed as the state correctional facility in downstate Jackson, was arrested and lodged in the Delta County Jail on March 12 on three 15-year felony counts of second-degree criminal sexual conduct,... Read more
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The Jackson Herald
Jackson County prison escapee found living in KentuckyA Jackson County Correctional Institute escapee has been found living under a f
Jackson County prison escapee found living in Kentucky
The Jackson Herald / Posted 14 days ago
A Jackson County Correctional Institute escapee has been found living under a fake identity in Kentucky. Billy Burchfield, 67, escaped from prison in 1979 while serving a 16-year sentence for manslaughter. The Laurel County Sheriff's Department... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
corrections officer indicted on charges in inmate attackSELMER, Tenn. (AP) — A former McNairy County correctional officer is accused of
corrections officer indicted on charges in inmate attack
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
SELMER, Tenn. (AP) — A former McNairy County correctional officer is accused of allowing an attack involving two inmates to occur. The Jackson Sun reports the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says in a statement that a grand jury returned... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Escaped-killer hunt still focused near Lee County prisonThe search for a convicted killer who fled from his work detail near the East A
Escaped-killer hunt still focused near Lee County prison
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
The search for a convicted killer who fled from his work detail near the East Arkansas Regional Correctional Facility in Lee County continued Tuesday as officials focused their hunt on areas around the prison. Police blocked Arkansas 79 and Arkansas... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Former McNairy County correctional officer charged with official misconductJACKSON, Tenn. — A man is now experiencing the other side of a jail cell in the
Former McNairy County correctional officer charged with official misconduct
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 17 days ago
JACKSON, Tenn. — A man is now experiencing the other side of a jail cell in the same place where he worked as a correctional officer. Levis Scalf, 42, worked for the McNairy County Correctional Facility. According to the TBI, he allowed an inmate to... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Man arrested after standoff in Le Marshail as large as golf balls and produced wind gusts up to 65 miles per hour. O
Man arrested after standoff in Le Mars
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 19 days ago
hail as large as golf balls and produced wind gusts up to 65 miles per hour. One of two escapees from a Lincoln, Nebraska correctional facility caughtOne of two escapees from a Lincoln, Nebraska correctional facility caught One of two inmates who... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Here is the latest Mississippi news from The Associated Press at 7the body about 9:50 p.m. Friday. The worker was found in a portion of the slurr
Here is the latest Mississippi news from The Associated Press at 7
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 19 days ago
the body about 9:50 p.m. Friday. The worker was found in a portion of the slurry near the equipment he was operating. JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The University of Mississippi will revise a plaque it added to a Confederate monument on its Oxford... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Here is the latest Mississippi news from The Associated Press at 7:40 a.m. CDTthe body about 9:50 p.m. Friday. The worker was found in a portion of the slurr
Here is the latest Mississippi news from The Associated Press at 7:40 a.m. CDT
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 19 days ago
the body about 9:50 p.m. Friday. The worker was found in a portion of the slurry near the equipment he was operating. JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The University of Mississippi will revise a plaque it added to a Confederate monument on its Oxford... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
MDOC's first female chaplain tells mentoring storiesto independent living, but the Wendy Hatcher Transitional Home, which will have
MDOC's first female chaplain tells mentoring stories
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 20 days ago
to independent living, but the Wendy Hatcher Transitional Home, which will have its ribbon-cutting ceremony June 18 in Jackson, hopes to alleviate that problem for many female ex-offenders by continuing the ministry of its namesake. It all... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Here is the latest Mississippi news from The Associated Press at 8JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The University of Mississippi will revise a plaque it add
Here is the latest Mississippi news from The Associated Press at 8
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 20 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The University of Mississippi will revise a plaque it added to a Confederate monument on its Oxford campus to add more information about the Civil War and slavery. Chancellor Jeffrey Vitter says Friday that the change comes in a... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Here is the latest Mississippi news from The Associated Press at 8:40 p.m. CDTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The University of Mississippi will revise a plaque it add
Here is the latest Mississippi news from The Associated Press at 8:40 p.m. CDT
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 20 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The University of Mississippi will revise a plaque it added to a Confederate monument on its Oxford campus to add more information about the Civil War and slavery. Chancellor Jeffrey Vitter says Friday that the change comes in a... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Here is the latest Mississippi news from The Associated Press at 4JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The state Supreme Court has rejected an attempt to impose
Here is the latest Mississippi news from The Associated Press at 4
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 20 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The state Supreme Court has rejected an attempt to impose heavier penalties on a south Mississippi chancery judge. After the high court in April rejected a call by the Mississippi Commission on Judicial Performance to remove... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Mississippi to close privately-run prison as inmates dwindleJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi officials plan to close a privately-run priso
Mississippi to close privately-run prison as inmates dwindle
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 20 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi officials plan to close a privately-run prison in Leake County in September, another sign of Mississippi's falling prison population after lawmakers cut prison sentences. The Mississippi Department of Corrections... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Here is the latest Mississippi news from The Associated Press at 4:40 p.m. CDTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The state Supreme Court has rejected an attempt to impose
Here is the latest Mississippi news from The Associated Press at 4:40 p.m. CDT
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 20 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The state Supreme Court has rejected an attempt to impose heavier penalties on a south Mississippi chancery judge. After the high court in April rejected a call by the Mississippi Commission on Judicial Performance to remove... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Mississippi to close privately-run prison as inmates dwindleJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi officials plan to close a privately-run priso
Mississippi to close privately-run prison as inmates dwindle
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 20 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi officials plan to close a privately-run prison in Leake County in September, another sign of Mississippi's falling prison population after lawmakers cut prison sentences. The Mississippi Department of Corrections... Read more
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The Star
Gulf County Sheriff’s Office law enforcement summaryPosted Jun. 9, 2016 at 12:01 AM May 30–June 5, 2016On Monday, May 30, the Gulf
Gulf County Sheriff’s Office law enforcement summary
The Star / Posted 21 days ago
Posted Jun. 9, 2016 at 12:01 AM May 30–June 5, 2016On Monday, May 30, the Gulf County Sheriff’s Office (GCSO) received a stolen medication complaint in the 7000 block of County Road 30 in the Cape San Blas area. Deputy B. Smith responded to... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Police ID thief who targeted homes of dead, mournersbandit police allege targeted homes while the residents were attending funeral
Police ID thief who targeted homes of dead, mourners
Detroit Free Press / Posted 27 days ago
bandit police allege targeted homes while the residents were attending funeral services is facing charges in Livingston County. Court records show a warrant has been authorized for Antoine Lee “Twon” Scott, 23, who is currently serving a prison... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma ScissorTales: Kids want to party? Think againIN a Cleveland County courtroom this week, a Lexington woman had no good answer
Oklahoma ScissorTales: Kids want to party? Think again
The Oklahoman / Posted 1 months ago
IN a Cleveland County courtroom this week, a Lexington woman had no good answer for her actions on the night a 15-year-old boy died of alcohol poisoning in her house. Tonya Moss, 33, and her boyfriend left her residence the evening of March 28,... Read more
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News 10 WILX
Protesters Demand Harrassment Stop Against Gay & Transgender InmatesThey say inmates at the Cotton Correctional Facility in Jackson County were har
Protesters Demand Harrassment Stop Against Gay & Transgender Inmates
News 10 WILX / Posted 1 months ago
They say inmates at the Cotton Correctional Facility in Jackson County were harassed by guards, and were retaliated against when they reported it. Lansing, Mich. (WILX) Protestors showed up outside the state's Department of Corrections offices in... Read more

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