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Detroit Free Press
Man convicted in killing after 'Jenny Jones' taping to be freedkilling of Scott Amedure. A judge sentenced Schmitz to 25-50 years in prison fo
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
killing of Scott Amedure. A judge sentenced Schmitz to 25-50 years in prison for second-degree murder. The case in Oakland County Circuit Court garnered national attention and put a spotlight on the tactics and motives of television talk... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Officers find contraband after shakedown at Issaquena jailJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Inmates at the Issaquena County Correctio
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Inmates at the Issaquena County Correctional Facility got an unexpected wake-up call early Wednesday morning. Officers found an assortment of contraband at the prison in Mayersville including 15 cell phones,... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Officers find contraband after shakedown at Issaquena jailJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Inmates at the Issaquena County Correctio
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted yesterday
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Inmates at the Issaquena County Correctional Facility got an unexpected wake-up call early Wednesday morning. Officers found an assortment of contraband at the prison in Mayersville including 15 cell phones,... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
An unexpected wake up call for inmates in Issaquena CountyJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Inmates at the Issaquena County Correctio
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Inmates at the Issaquena County Correctional Facility got an unexpected wake-up call early Wednesday morning. Officers found an assortment of contraband at the prison in Mayersville including 15 cell phones,... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
An unexpected wake up call for inmates in Issaquena CountyJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Inmates at the Issaquena County Correctio
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 2 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Inmates at the Issaquena County Correctional Facility got an unexpected wake-up call early Wednesday morning. Officers found an assortment of contraband at the prison in Mayersville including 15 cell phones,... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Ellis County crime blotter: Aug. 6—12was arrested for driving while intoxicated. • Christoph Comfort, 38, was arres
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 2 days ago
was arrested for driving while intoxicated. • Christoph Comfort, 38, was arrested for a parole violation and two out of county warrants. • Jimmy Wesberry, 28, was arrested for a parole violation and theft of property. • Deborah Lester, 47, was... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
What’s going on in Topeka this week? Here’s our C-J Extra calendar for Aug. 16-22, 20177:30 a.m. to noon, Wednesdays through Oct. 14 (rain or shine), south lawn, Kans
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
7:30 a.m. to noon, Wednesdays through Oct. 14 (rain or shine), south lawn, Kansas Capitol, S.W. 10th between Harrison and Jackson. Juvenile Corrections Advisory Board, 8 a.m., third-floor conference room, Shawnee County Community Corrections, 712... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
CJ Extra calendar, Aug. 16-22, 20177:30 a.m. to noon, Wednesdays through Oct. 14 (rain or shine), south lawn, Kans
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
7:30 a.m. to noon, Wednesdays through Oct. 14 (rain or shine), south lawn, Kansas Capitol, S.W. 10th between Harrison and Jackson. Juvenile Corrections Advisory Board, 8 a.m., third-floor conference room, Shawnee County Community Corrections, 712... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
46 people indicted in Butler and Warren countiesThe Butler County grand jury room. GREG LYNCH/STAFF Grand juries, which meet i
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 7 days ago
The Butler County grand jury room. GREG LYNCH/STAFF Grand juries, which meet in secret, review criminal charges brought by police and prosecutors and investigate possible criminal behavior. The proceedings are usually one-sided, because the accused... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
What’s going on this week in Topeka? Here’s our C-J Extra Calendar for Aug. 9-15, 20177:30 a.m. to noon (rain or shine) Wednesdays through Oct. 14, south lawn, Kansa
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
7:30 a.m. to noon (rain or shine) Wednesdays through Oct. 14, south lawn, Kansas Capitol, S.W. 10th between Harrison and Jackson. ThunderTalk, 9 a.m., complimentary coffee and conversation with superintendent Darrel Kohlman, Unified School... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Heroin spares no one, not even an Ohio sheriff’s wifeCLERMONT COUNTY, Ohio — It was about 10 p.m. She’d left for the grocery store h
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 10 days ago
CLERMONT COUNTY, Ohio — It was about 10 p.m. She’d left for the grocery store hours earlier. Now, she “bumbled” about the room, Leahy says, incoherent and vacant. He’d seen her like this before. “What the f**k are you doing?” he asked. “You’re... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Here, heroin spares no one, not even the sheriff's wifeshock wore off, Leahy was angry and embarrassed. He worried about his reputatio
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 10 days ago
shock wore off, Leahy was angry and embarrassed. He worried about his reputation and what his colleagues at the Clermont County Sheriff's Office would think. He'd been a law enforcement officer for more than a decade, and now he was married to a... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Sheriff’s wife comes home high on heroinCLERMONT COUNTY, Ohio — Robert Leahy was sitting on his couch, watching TV, whe
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 11 days ago
CLERMONT COUNTY, Ohio — Robert Leahy was sitting on his couch, watching TV, when his wife, Gretchen, walked through the front door. It was about 10 p.m. She’d left for the grocery store hours earlier. Now, she “bumbled” about the room, Leahy says,... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Here, heroin spares no one, not even the sheriff's wifeshock wore off, Leahy was angry and embarrassed. He worried about his reputatio
FOX Carolina / Posted 11 days ago
shock wore off, Leahy was angry and embarrassed. He worried about his reputation and what his colleagues at the Clermont County Sheriff's Office would think. He'd been a law enforcement officer for more than a decade, and now he was married to a... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Morgue freezers remodeled in Ohio to fit more bodies due to opioid crisisshock wore off, Leahy was angry and embarrassed. He worried about his reputatio
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 11 days ago
shock wore off, Leahy was angry and embarrassed. He worried about his reputation and what his colleagues at the Clermont County Sheriff’s Office would think. He’d been a law enforcement officer for more than a decade, and now he was married to a... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Heroin spares no one, not even the sheriff's wifeshock wore off, Leahy was angry and embarrassed. He worried about his reputatio
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 12 days ago
shock wore off, Leahy was angry and embarrassed. He worried about his reputation and what his colleagues at the Clermont County Sheriff's Office would think. He'd been a law enforcement officer for more than a decade, and now he was married to a... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Heroin spares no one, not even the sheriff's wifeshock wore off, Leahy was angry and embarrassed. He worried about his reputatio
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 12 days ago
shock wore off, Leahy was angry and embarrassed. He worried about his reputation and what his colleagues at the Clermont County Sheriff's Office would think. He'd been a law enforcement officer for more than a decade, and now he was married to a... Read more
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News 8000
Heroin spares no one, not even the sheriff's wifeshock wore off, Leahy was angry and embarrassed. He worried about his reputatio
News 8000 / Posted 12 days ago
shock wore off, Leahy was angry and embarrassed. He worried about his reputation and what his colleagues at the Clermont County Sheriff's Office would think. He'd been a law enforcement officer for more than a decade, and now he was married to a... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Heroin spares no one, not even the sheriff's wifeshock wore off, Leahy was angry and embarrassed. He worried about his reputatio
KECI Missoula / Posted 12 days ago
shock wore off, Leahy was angry and embarrassed. He worried about his reputation and what his colleagues at the Clermont County Sheriff's Office would think. He'd been a law enforcement officer for more than a decade, and now he was married to a... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Heroin spares no one, not even the sheriff's wifeshock wore off, Leahy was angry and embarrassed. He worried about his reputatio
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 12 days ago
shock wore off, Leahy was angry and embarrassed. He worried about his reputation and what his colleagues at the Clermont County Sheriff's Office would think. He'd been a law enforcement officer for more than a decade, and now he was married to a... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka’s ‘Cyclovia’ bicycle festival expands for second year of festivitiesFilmed by Bike festival in Portland, Ore. “We’re also helping coordinate bike
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Filmed by Bike festival in Portland, Ore. “We’re also helping coordinate bike donations they’re bringing in from Lansing Correctional Facility,” Fry said. “Since our move we don’t have a lot of bikes to give out, so we’re utilizing a program... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
More shakedowns at state prisonsJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Inmates can be very creative in finding w
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 14 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Inmates can be very creative in finding ways to hide contraband. Officers conducting a shakedown under Operation Zero Tolerance saw that again Thursday. In the latest shakedown at Jefferson County Regional... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
More shakedowns at state prisonsJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Inmates can be very creative in finding w
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 14 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Inmates can be very creative in finding ways to hide contraband. Officers conducting a shakedown under Operation Zero Tolerance saw that again Thursday. In the latest shakedown at Jefferson County Regional... Read more
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NJ.com
Man charged in Jefferson woman's overdose deathman who allegedly provided the drug fentanyl to a woman has been charged after
NJ.com / Posted 21 days ago
man who allegedly provided the drug fentanyl to a woman has been charged after she suffered a fatal overdose, the Morris County Prosecutor's Office and Jefferson Township police said in a statement. Jennifer Ward, 35, of Jefferson, was found... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
AL corrections officer charged with child pornof possession of child pornography. State officials confirm 58-year-old Michae
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 23 days ago
of possession of child pornography. State officials confirm 58-year-old Michael Dave Barnes is employed at the Limestone Correctional Facility. Scottsboro police are giving few details, but neighbors describe him as odd to say the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Inmate dies in stabbing at Elmore prisonstatement from the prison system says 47-year-old Timothy Robertson was stabbed
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 23 days ago
statement from the prison system says 47-year-old Timothy Robertson was stabbed to death Tuesday night at Elmore Correctional Facility. The department says 28-year-old inmate Jason Lee Jackson is being charged with murder. The prison... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
1 inmate dead, 1 charged after stabbing at Elmore CorrectionalOne inmate is dead and another is being charged with murder after a stabbing at
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 23 days ago
One inmate is dead and another is being charged with murder after a stabbing at the Elmore Correctional Facility Tuesday. According to Alabama Department of Corrections, Jason Lee Jackson, 28, will be charged with murder following the death of... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
1 inmate dead, 1 charged after stabbing at Elmore CorrectionalOne inmate is dead and another is being charged with murder after a stabbing at
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 23 days ago
One inmate is dead and another is being charged with murder after a stabbing at the Elmore Correctional Facility Tuesday. According to Alabama Department of Corrections, Jason Lee Jackson, 28, will be charged with murder following the death of... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
1,350 days and 17 steps: Why it took so long for Ronald Phillips to diearound her." Sheila was 3 years old when she was raped and killed by Ronald Ph
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 23 days ago
around her." Sheila was 3 years old when she was raped and killed by Ronald Phillips in Akron on Jan. 18, 1993. Summit County Court documents state that Phillips confessed to the killing, admitting that he "lost it" when he repeatedly hit... Read more
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Al.com
Convicted rapist stabbed to death in Alabama prison yardA state inmate was stabbed to death in a prison yard Tuesday night. The slayin
Al.com / Posted 23 days ago
A state inmate was stabbed to death in a prison yard Tuesday night. The slaying happened at Elmore Correctional Facility. Alabama Department of Corrections officials said a corrections lieutenant about 6:35 p.m. Tuesday saw an inmate in the prison... Read more
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NJ.com
3 indicted in fatal shooting outside Newark bara Mulberry street bar in April have been indicted on murder charges, prosecutor
NJ.com / Posted 24 days ago
a Mulberry street bar in April have been indicted on murder charges, prosecutors announced. In addition to murder, Rashan Jackson, Hakeem Maloney and Naim S. Jones face charges of conspiracy, illegally possessing a handgun and possessing a handgun... Read more
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FOX News
Veterans released from prison get second chanceinto tax payers rather than tax burdens.” The initiative is based on a program
FOX News / Posted 24 days ago
into tax payers rather than tax burdens.” The initiative is based on a program started in 2014 by Soldier On at the Albany County Correctional Facility in New York. Soldier On administers programs assisting veterans in several other states. The... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
1,350 days and 17 steps: Why it took so long for Ronald Phillips to diearound her." Sheila was 3 years old when she was raped and killed by Ronald Ph
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 24 days ago
around her." Sheila was 3 years old when she was raped and killed by Ronald Phillips in Akron on Jan. 18, 1993. Summit County Court documents state that Phillips confessed to the killing, admitting that he "lost it" when he repeatedly hit... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
1,350 days and 17 steps: Why it took so long for Ronald Phillips to diearound her." Sheila was 3 years old when she was raped and killed by Ronald Ph
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 24 days ago
around her." Sheila was 3 years old when she was raped and killed by Ronald Phillips in Akron on Jan. 18, 1993. Summit County Court documents state that Phillips confessed to the killing, admitting that he "lost it" when he repeatedly hit... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
11 key players in OJ Simpson’s parole hearing in NevadaIn this May 14, 2013 file photo, O.J. Simpson’s friend Tom Scotto appears at an
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 30 days ago
In this May 14, 2013 file photo, O.J. Simpson’s friend Tom Scotto appears at an evidentiary hearing for Simpson in Clark County District Court in Las Vegas. On Thursday, July 20, 2017, O.J. Simpson faces a parole board hearing in Nevada. (AP... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
11 key players in OJ Simpson's parole hearing in NevadaLaVergne, O.J. Simpson's attorney on appeals to Nevada Supreme Court, testifies
Dayton Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
LaVergne, O.J. Simpson's attorney on appeals to Nevada Supreme Court, testifies during an evidentiary hearing in Clark County District Court in Las Vegas. On Thursday, July 20, 2017, O.J. Simpson faces a parole board hearing in Nevada. (AP... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
11 key players in OJ Simpson's parole hearing in NevadaLaVergne, O.J. Simpson's attorney on appeals to Nevada Supreme Court, testifies
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 30 days ago
LaVergne, O.J. Simpson's attorney on appeals to Nevada Supreme Court, testifies during an evidentiary hearing in Clark County District Court in Las Vegas. On Thursday, July 20, 2017, O.J. Simpson faces a parole board hearing in Nevada. (AP... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
J Extra Calendar, July 19-25, 2017Farmers Market, from 7:30 a.m. to noon (rain or shine), Kansas Statehouse (sout
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted a month ago
Farmers Market, from 7:30 a.m. to noon (rain or shine), Kansas Statehouse (south lawn), S.W. 10th between Harrison and Jackson. Continues through Oct. 14. Juvenile Corrections Advisory Board, 8 a.m., Shawnee County Community Corrections (third... Read more
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MLive.com
Michigan prisoner accused of threatening to kill ex-wife, childrenAttorney General Bill Schuette announced on Tuesday, July 18 new charges agains
MLive.com / Posted a month ago
Attorney General Bill Schuette announced on Tuesday, July 18 new charges against 44-year-old Kevin Beverly. In Washtenaw County, Beverly was charged with witness intimidation and extortion. He faces four counts of witness retaliation in Jackson... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
New charges could help keep abuse survivor's ex-husband behind barsEvidence indicates that threats against Nicole were made both directly to her,
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted a month ago
Evidence indicates that threats against Nicole were made both directly to her, and to inmates housed at the same correctional facility. “Living in fear is no way to live, and I won’t stand by and let a victim continue to fear for her... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
New charges could help keep abuse survivor's ex-husband behind barsEvidence indicates that threats against Nicole were made both directly to her,
Detroit Free Press / Posted a month ago
Evidence indicates that threats against Nicole were made both directly to her, and to inmates housed at the same correctional facility. Read more about Nicole Beverly's case: “Living in fear is no way to live, and I won’t stand by and... Read more
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News.com.au
Backstreet Boy’s brother arrestedAaron Carter Defends His Claim Michael Jackson Passed Down the Torch to Him1:04
News.com.au / Posted 1 months ago
Aaron Carter Defends His Claim Michael Jackson Passed Down the Torch to Him1:04 Aaron Carter received some heat after claiming that Michael Jackson "passed the torch" down to him, but still defends that fans misinterpreted what he was trying to... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
MDOC inmate uses cell phone to record aftermath of contraband shakedownJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - MDOC detention officers are stepping up e
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 1 months ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - MDOC detention officers are stepping up efforts to intercept contraband, but some things still slip through the cracks. A raid at the facility in Alcorn County didn't sit well with one inmate. So much so that he... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
MDOC inmate uses cell phone to record aftermath of contraband shakedownJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - MDOC detention officers are stepping up e
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 1 months ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - MDOC detention officers are stepping up efforts to intercept contraband, but some things still slip through the cracks. A raid at the facility in Alcorn County didn't sit well with one inmate. So much so that he... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
MDOC inmate uses cell phone to record aftermath of contraband shakedownJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - MDOC detention officers are stepping up e
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 1 months ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - MDOC detention officers are stepping up efforts to intercept contraband, but some things still slip through the cracks. A raid at the facility in Alcorn County didn't sit well with one inmate. So much so that he... Read more
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WJTV Jackson
Authorities find phones hidden in ceilings during shakedown in Alcorn County correctional facilityAlcorn County Regional Correctional Facility Shakedown JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) —
WJTV Jackson / Posted 1 months ago
Alcorn County Regional Correctional Facility Shakedown JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — A recent shakedown in Alcorn County resulted in the largest regional contraband bust for the Mississippi Department of Corrections this year. “I am stunned at the amount... Read more
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