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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Man sentenced in children's beatingbeen under a lot of stress. "That's no excuse, Mr. Tabor," the judge said. Tab
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
been under a lot of stress. "That's no excuse, Mr. Tabor," the judge said. Tabor was sentenced to 20 years in the Arkansas Department of Correction. Rogers police began investigating July 4 after the 2-month-old was brought to the Mercy Hospital... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Mother, Son Arrested for Trying to Smuggle Drugs into SCIa mother and son for trying to mail narcotics into Sussex Correctional Institut
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 3 hours ago
a mother and son for trying to mail narcotics into Sussex Correctional Institution. According to the State of Delaware Department of Correction, investigators arrested Angel Osborne, 43, of Hurlock, Maryland, for sending drugs to her son,... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Inmate accused of throwing cup of urine at detention officerAn inmate awaiting transfer to the Arkansas Department of Correction now faces
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 10 hours ago
An inmate awaiting transfer to the Arkansas Department of Correction now faces another charge after he allegedly tried to throw what he said was a cup of “HIV piss” on a detention officer. De Los Angles Harper, 30, of Jonesboro, allegedly threw a... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Pocahontas shooting suspect waives jury trial, pleads guilty to manslaughterTuesday and pleaded guilty to manslaughter. James “Dexter” Yancy, 26, of Pocah
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 11 hours ago
Tuesday and pleaded guilty to manslaughter. James “Dexter” Yancy, 26, of Pocahontas, will spend 36 months in the Arkansas Department of Correction for the shooting death of Nick Dawson. Yancy, who was 24 at the time of the shooting, alleged he... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Times Free Press Job Fest Wednesday features 25 local employersTennessee Valley Federal Credit Union, Wilkins Research Services, the Universit
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 13 hours ago
Tennessee Valley Federal Credit Union, Wilkins Research Services, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, the Tennessee Department of Correction, Flexicrew, See Rock City, Bethel University, Jak Foods Inc., Chattanooga College, Walden Security,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Man charged in 2015 parking lot pleads guilty, receives 23 yearscharges. Instead, Young pleaded guilty to a reduced second-degree murder charg
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 14 hours ago
charges. Instead, Young pleaded guilty to a reduced second-degree murder charge and accepted 23 years in the Tennessee Department of Correction. Tanja Holsey, the victim's mother and a doctor in Chattanooga, said today she forgave Young. "You... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Most County Government Offices To Close Monday For Mlk DayKing Jr. Day, county officials announced. The closure will not affect 24/7 ope
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
King Jr. Day, county officials announced. The closure will not affect 24/7 operations such as the sheriff's office, the department of correction and the Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, according to county officials. To check library... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Prison officer shortage nationalsimple defense: Arkansas isn't the only state with a problem. The number of un
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
simple defense: Arkansas isn't the only state with a problem. The number of unfilled corrections officer positions at the Department of Correction has grown to more than 500, more than a tenth of the total prison workforce. The vacancies are most... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Anatomy Of A Prison Breakthe truck wasn’t searched, and the truck driver, who should not have left the p
Hartford Courant / Posted 2 days ago
the truck wasn’t searched, and the truck driver, who should not have left the prison without the truck being searched. Department of Correction spokeswoman Karen Martucci said in a prepared statement that she couldn’t comment on specifics... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Vegas gunman had emailed about bump stocksslide, including 53-year-old John Keating. Before the news conference had ended
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
slide, including 53-year-old John Keating. Before the news conference had ended, Brown returned to the microph... Idaho Department of Correction looking to open re-entry centerIdaho Department of Correction looking to open re-entry center Idaho... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Suspect charged in Cheney pot shop murder found with 'shank' inside jailslide, including 53-year-old John Keating. Before the news conference had ended
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
slide, including 53-year-old John Keating. Before the news conference had ended, Brown returned to the microph... Idaho Department of Correction looking to open re-entry centerIdaho Department of Correction looking to open re-entry center Idaho... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Man arrested in connection with ongoing shootings in Shoshone Countyslide, including 53-year-old John Keating. Before the news conference had ended
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
slide, including 53-year-old John Keating. Before the news conference had ended, Brown returned to the microph... Idaho Department of Correction looking to open re-entry centerIdaho Department of Correction looking to open re-entry center Idaho... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Another person located after California mudslideslide, including 53-year-old John Keating. Before the news conference had ended
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
slide, including 53-year-old John Keating. Before the news conference had ended, Brown returned to the microph... Idaho Department of Correction looking to open re-entry centerIdaho Department of Correction looking to open re-entry center Idaho... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Idaho Department of Correction looking to open re-entry centerdocuments Friday showing some of what federal agents learned about Stephen Padd
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
documents Friday showing some of what federal agents learned about Stephen Paddock in the week after the Las V... Idaho... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Prius takes wild ride on mudslide in Californiadocuments Friday showing some of what federal agents learned about Stephen Padd
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
documents Friday showing some of what federal agents learned about Stephen Paddock in the week after the Las V... Idaho Department of Correction looking to open re-entry centerIdaho Department of Correction looking to open re-entry center Idaho... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Florida police officer wrangles 12 foot pythondocuments Friday showing some of what federal agents learned about Stephen Padd
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
documents Friday showing some of what federal agents learned about Stephen Paddock in the week after the Las V... Idaho Department of Correction looking to open re-entry centerIdaho Department of Correction looking to open re-entry center Idaho... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Department of Correction looking to open re-entry centerTWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) - The Idaho Department of Correction is looking to open
KTVB Boise / Posted 4 days ago
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) - The Idaho Department of Correction is looking to open a re-entry center in the Twin Falls area where as many as 120 minimum-security state prisoners could live and work. Department Director Henry Atencio confirmed the plans... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mass. state payroll climbs to almost $7 billionthat employees had accrued, some of which was paid as overtime for employees wi
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
that employees had accrued, some of which was paid as overtime for employees with more than 75 hours of comp time. The Department of Correction spent $34.6 million on overtime pay, up 32 percent from the previous year and up 80 percent from... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mass. state payroll climbs to record $6.99 billionthat employees had accrued, some of which was paid as overtime for employees wi
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
that employees had accrued, some of which was paid as overtime for employees with more than 75 hours of comp time. The Department of Correction spent $34.6 million on overtime pay, up 32 percent from the previous year and up 80 percent from... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Carney on Johnson Senate confirmationThe agency’s priorities will include promoting diversity and inclusion across s
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 4 days ago
The agency’s priorities will include promoting diversity and inclusion across state government and working with the Department of Correction to address the state’s shortage of correctional officers. Creating a new Human Resources Department... Read more
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dna
Execution of Indian-American prisoner likely to be deferredthis because the likelihood of the execution taking place is slim," Sue McNaugh
dna / Posted 4 days ago
this because the likelihood of the execution taking place is slim," Sue McNaughton, Communications Director, Pennsylvania Department of Corrections told PTI. Last week, the Department of Correction signed an execution order that Yandamuri be... Read more
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Dover Post
Carney on Johnson Senate confirmationThe agency’s priorities will include promoting diversity and inclusion across s
Dover Post / Posted 4 days ago
The agency’s priorities will include promoting diversity and inclusion across state government and working with the Department of Correction to address the state’s shortage of correctional officers. Creating a new Human Resources Department... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
2 women, prisoner had sex, letter saysassault of an inmate. According to filings in Izard County Circuit Court, Adam
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
assault of an inmate. According to filings in Izard County Circuit Court, Adam Hill, 39, sent a letter to the Arkansas Department of Correction on May 24 saying the women had sex with him while he was an inmate at the North Central Unit in... Read more
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The Hindu
Execution of Indian-American prisoner Raghunandan Yandamuri may be deferredthis because the likelihood of the execution taking place is slim,” Sue McNaugh
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
this because the likelihood of the execution taking place is slim,” Sue McNaughton, Communications Director, Pennsylvania Department of Corrections told PTI. Last week, the Department of Correction signed an execution order that Yandamuri be... Read more
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Dover Post
Carney releases statement on Johnson senate confirmationThe agency’s priorities will include promoting diversity and inclusion across s
Dover Post / Posted 5 days ago
The agency’s priorities will include promoting diversity and inclusion across state government and working with the Department of Correction to address the state’s shortage of correctional officers. Creating a new Human Resources Department... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Carney releases interim report of Department of Correction Special AssistantGov. John Carney recently released an interim report of the Special Assistant a
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 5 days ago
Gov. John Carney recently released an interim report of the Special Assistant at the Department of Correction. The six-month report publicly details progress in the Department of Corrections’ efforts to implement recommendations made by the... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Carney releases statement on Johnson senate confirmationThe agency’s priorities will include promoting diversity and inclusion across s
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 5 days ago
The agency’s priorities will include promoting diversity and inclusion across state government and working with the Department of Correction to address the state’s shortage of correctional officers. Creating a new Human Resources Department... Read more
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Dover Post
Carney releases interim report of Department of Correction Special AssistantGov. John Carney recently released an interim report of the Special Assistant a
Dover Post / Posted 5 days ago
Gov. John Carney recently released an interim report of the Special Assistant at the Department of Correction. The six-month report publicly details progress in the Department of Corrections’ efforts to implement recommendations made by the... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Delaware Officials Release Interim Report on Prison Reformcautioned in releasing the report Thursday that, while progress is being made,
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
cautioned in releasing the report Thursday that, while progress is being made, institutional and cultural change within the Department of Correction is a complex, long-term process. The report addresses 41 recommendations contained in an... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Officials release interim report on Delaware prison reformcautioned in releasing the report Thursday that, while progress is being made,
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
cautioned in releasing the report Thursday that, while progress is being made, institutional and cultural change within the Department of Correction is a complex, long-term process. The report addresses 41 recommendations contained in an... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Officials Release Interim Report on Del. Prison Reformcautioned in releasing the report Thursday that, while progress is being made,
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
cautioned in releasing the report Thursday that, while progress is being made, institutional and cultural change within the Department of Correction is a complex, long-term process. The report addresses 41 recommendations contained in an... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Delaware Inmate Convicted in 1986 Murder Dies From Illness, Del. (AP)- A Delaware inmate convicted in the 1986 murder of a Maryland man h
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
, Del. (AP)- A Delaware inmate convicted in the 1986 murder of a Maryland man has died. The Delaware Department of Correction said in a statement Wednesday that 54-year-old Richard Thompson died Jan. 6 at an outside hospital, as a result of a... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
REWARD: Manhunt continues for inmate who escaped Enfield prisonfor third degree burglary. He may use aliases “Joshua” or “Jalyssa,” according
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
for third degree burglary. He may use aliases “Joshua” or “Jalyssa,” according to Connecticut State Police. Connecticut State Police, Hartford Police, Connecticut Parole and the Connecticut Department of Correction are all involved in the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Plan to fund prisons draws cool reactionTuesday. The sum of the governor's request would send an additional $5.25 mill
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday. The sum of the governor's request would send an additional $5.25 million in general revenue funds to both the Department of Correction and Arkansas Community Correction in fiscal 2019, compared with current funding levels. When... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
CT prison employees, union speak out about escapeethere’s still no sign of the 25-year-old inmate who escaped from the Carl Robin
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 6 days ago
there’s still no sign of the 25-year-old inmate who escaped from the Carl Robinson Correctional Facility in Enfield. The Department of Correction, state police, and U.S. Marshals have joined the search, putting out a $1,500 reward for information... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
City, contractor questioned at NYC jail health care hearingseen in the outside world, according to experts. The task is further complicate
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 6 days ago
seen in the outside world, according to experts. The task is further complicated in New York, where by city charter the Department of Correction has custody of the inmates and the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is responsible for... Read more
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The Columbian
APNewsBreak: Experts to study prison health care after riotexpected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievan
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
expected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievance process is stacked against them because Department of Correction staff control committees that hear grievances. In the past, grievance committees included an... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Milford Drug Bust Leads to Three Arrests & $100K of HeroinMilford. Pettyjohn was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia. Both Spa
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 6 days ago
Milford. Pettyjohn was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia. Both Spady and Sparacio were taken to the Delaware Department of Correction at the Sussex Correctional Institution. Pettyjohn was issued a criminal summons and released and is... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
APNewsBreak: Experts to study prison health care after riotexpected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievan
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
expected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievance process is stacked against them because Department of Correction staff control committees that hear grievances. In the past, grievance committees included an... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Experts to Study Del. Prison Health Care After Riotexpected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievan
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 6 days ago
expected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievance process is stacked against them because Department of Correction staff control committees that hear grievances. In the past, grievance committees included an... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
APNewsBreak: Experts to study prison health care after riotexpected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievan
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 6 days ago
expected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievance process is stacked against them because Department of Correction staff control committees that hear grievances. In the past, grievance committees included an... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Experts to study prison health care after riotexpected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievan
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 days ago
expected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievance process is stacked against them because Department of Correction staff control committees that hear grievances. In the past, grievance committees included an... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Experts to study prison health care after riotexpected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievan
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 days ago
expected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievance process is stacked against them because Department of Correction staff control committees that hear grievances. In the past, grievance committees included an... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Experts to study prison health care after riotexpected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievan
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 6 days ago
expected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievance process is stacked against them because Department of Correction staff control committees that hear grievances. In the past, grievance committees included an... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Experts to study prison health care after riotexpected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievan
KHQ Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
expected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievance process is stacked against them because Department of Correction staff control committees that hear grievances. In the past, grievance committees included an... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Experts to study prison health care after riotexpected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievan
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 6 days ago
expected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievance process is stacked against them because Department of Correction staff control committees that hear grievances. In the past, grievance committees included an... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Experts to study prison health care after riotexpected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievan
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 6 days ago
expected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievance process is stacked against them because Department of Correction staff control committees that hear grievances. In the past, grievance committees included an... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Experts to study prison health care after riotexpected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievan
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 6 days ago
expected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievance process is stacked against them because Department of Correction staff control committees that hear grievances. In the past, grievance committees included an... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
APNewsBreak: Experts to study prison health care after riotexpected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievan
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 6 days ago
expected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievance process is stacked against them because Department of Correction staff control committees that hear grievances. In the past, grievance committees included an... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Experts to study prison health care after riotexpected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievan
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 6 days ago
expected after six months. Inmates have repeatedly complained that the grievance process is stacked against them because Department of Correction staff control committees that hear grievances. In the past, grievance committees included an... Read more
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