BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) -- Prison officials said six inmates were hurt after a riot broke out Thursday morning at California Correctional Institution in Tehachapi. A California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation spokesperson told 17 News the riot broke out in one of the prison's yards just after 10:30 a.m. Thursday. Officials said correctional officers used 
Officials in Mexico say three inmates were killed in a fight between rival gangs at a prison in Ciudad Juarez, a border city with El Paso, Texas.
More than 100 tonnes of rubbish are said to have gone up in flames
Jovanny Galindo, 33, of Neptune City, pleaded guilty to third-degree aggravated manslaughter and was sentenced Friday to probation, his attorney, Patrick Toscano, of Caldwell, told NJ Advance Media on Saturday.
A ‘HORRIFIC’ fire ripped across several houses in Paulsgrove with the pouring smoke being seen from the motorway.
An investigation is underway at Salinas Valley State Prison, where an inmate from Kings County is accused of killing a fellow prisoner.
A PRISONER has died this morning after he was viciously beaten by inmates in Mountjoy last week. Robert O’Connor, 34, was brutally attacked in his cell on Friday, July 29, and sustained serio
Greenbelt, Maryland – U.S. District Judge Theodore D. Chuang sentenced a former Correctional Officer, an inmate, and an outside “facilitator” this week in
A former Indiana corrections officer is being sued for allegedly providing male inmates with a key to the women’s area of a jail that is featured in the A&E reality show “60 Days In.” Several female inmates are named in a pair of lawsuits filed in U.S. District Court alleging they were subjected to a […]
TEHRAN, Aug. 13 (MNA) – A riot that broke out in a prison and spilled into the streets of the city of Ciudad Juarez in a Mexican state on the border with the United States left 11 people killed and 20 injured, a Mexican source said on Friday.
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) – Authorities are searching for an inmate who they say walked away from the Bakersfield Inmate Reentry Facility Sunday morning. Officials with the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation say Andres Carrera was discovered missing just after 10:30 a.m. After an emergency head count confirmed he wasn’t on the grounds, CDCR agents 
Inmates at a New Orleans prison barricaded themselves inside of a pod on Sunday amid an ongoing standoff with prison guards. The prisoners at the Orleans Justice Center staged the protest to demand improved living conditions — including another TV to watch Saints games. The prisoners also demanded better food and medical care, a washer […]