‘Deplorable’ conditions trigger creation of new jail in Jackson County

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JACKSON, MI — The 70-year-old Jackson County Jail may be one of the worst of its kind in the state, […]

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“I’m Coming Home Soon” – Chicago Tribune

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Annette Roberts read a page from a children’s book, then carefully turned it to a laptop camera to show her […]

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Man who escaped Champaign County Jail under pseudonym gets 4 years for escape | Courts-police-firefighters

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URBANA — A northern Illinois man who escaped from Champaign County Jail on a drug charge under a false name […]

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Location of hotel, getaway car helped escape from Lauderdale County Jail, investigators say

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Vicky White dead, Casey White captured: Alabama inmate, jailer found in Evansville, IN FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – News 19 has […]

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Cass County Jail launches program aimed at education, reducing repeat offenders

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FARGO, ND (Valley News Live) – Change is coming soon to Cass County Jail and it aims to both educate […]

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Inside the rusty Essex County jail where the cells are collapsing

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An urban explorer has shared a series of “scary” photographs of an abandoned prison in the United States that has […]

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Multnomah County Jail Disproportionately Punishes Black Inmates, Those With Mental Illnesses, Audit Finds – Blogtown

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A dormitory inside Inverness Multnomah County Jail Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office Life inside Multnomah County Jail facilities is disproportionately worse […]

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Channels, Hope and Television: 8 Hours Inside Alpena County Jail | News, Sports, Jobs

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News Photo by Julie Riddle Inmates chat at a table in a common room at the Alpena County Jail last […]

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Evictions loom for residents of new Jackson County Jail site

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Disabled residents of Disabled Heart Village Mobile Homes say their lives are being ruined to make […]

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The four inmates who escaped DeSoto County Jail are back in custody – FOX13 News Memphis

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DESOTO COUNTY, Miss. – UPDATE 23/04 22:00: Jose Vasquez and Cesar Gonzalez are currently in custody. UPDATE 23/04 16:50: Cesar […]

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Joiner pleads guilty to county jail incidents | News, Sports, Jobs

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LISBON — Gary E. Joiner, the Homeworth man charged with the murder of Ryan Virden, has pleaded guilty […]

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Nearly 100 shanks made from crumbling pieces of Fulton County Jail seized from inmates – 95.5 WSB

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FULTON COUNTY, Ga. — The Fulton County Sheriff’s Office says the jail is falling apart and says contraband they found […]

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Nearly 100 shanks made from crumbling pieces of Fulton County Jail seized from inmates – WSB-TV Channel 2

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FULTON COUNTY, Ga. — The Fulton County Sheriff’s Office says the jail is falling apart and says contraband they found […]

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Houston-area family say Harris County jail didn’t tell them loved one was critically ill with COVID until too late

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HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) – Relatives of a Harris County Jail inmate are upset that they weren’t told he was critically […]

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Vote to buy land for new Cuyahoga County Jail site could take place April 21

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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) – Cuyahoga County Jail Coalition media liaison Azzurra Crispino makes his position clear. She wants the executive […]

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Lawsuit alleges records ‘tampered with’ at Meck County Jail after teen’s suicide

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MECKLENBURG COUNTY, North Carolina (QUEEN CITY NEWS) – A lawsuit has been filed against Mecklenburg County Sheriff Garry McFadden and […]

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Former Buncombe County jail inmates cite appalling conditions

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ASHEVILLE — Inmates at Buncombe County Jail have spent up to a week in group holding areas with no blankets, […]

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Water supply in inmate’s cell cut off for days before hospitalization

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OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – An employee at the Oklahoma County Detention Center, wishing to remain anonymous for fear of reprisal, […]

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Cancellation of Westchester County Jail’s COVID-Based Virtual Court Unit Raises Constitutional Questions for Defendants and Press

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WHITE PLAINS, NY (April 15, 2022) – The Westchester Department of Corrections has reversed a decision announced earlier this month […]

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Former Kay County Jail Employee Sentenced

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United States Department of Justice United States Attorney Robert J. Troester Western District of Oklahoma _________________________________________________________________________________________ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Former […]

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Liberty County Jail Arrest Report, April 13, 2022

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The following individuals were incarcerated at Liberty County Jail on April 13, 2022: Jackson, Cody Murrell […]

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Vigo County Jail Diary: April 14, 2022 | Arrest reports

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The following individuals were incarcerated in the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement on March 30, 31, April 1, […]

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Third suspect arrested in DeKalb County Jail contraband drop-off operation – Reuters

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DECATUR, GA –– The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office has arrested another person suspected of supplying contraband to inmates at the […]

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Allegheny County Jail is dangerously understaffed

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An ongoing dispute at the Allegheny County Jail – correctional officers versus prison management – ​​led both sides to release […]

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Reasons to Vote Yes on Oklahoma County Jail Bond Issuance

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Oklahoma County’s three county commissioners joined a bipartisan effort to present a $260 million bond issue to voters on June […]

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Third person wanted for credit union robbery sentenced to Scott County Jail | Local crime and courts

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A third person wanted in connection with Thursday’s armed robbery of the Gas and Electric Credit Union in Rock Island […]

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Bay City man died in Saginaw County jail of drug overdose, sheriff says

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SAGINAW, MI — The December death of a Bay City man inside the Saginaw County Jail was ruled an overdose. […]

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Kootenai County Jail inmate surrenders after attempted escape; the sheriff says the jail is full

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An inmate facing a slew of serious charges attempted to escape Kootenai County Jail on Sunday, but surrendered after spike […]

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‘It was depressing’: Supervisors hear independent analysis of county jail’s shortcomings – Mississippi’s Best Community Newspaper

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NATCHEZ — Adams County supervisors met in executive session Monday to hear an independent report on the state of the […]

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Inmate tries to escape from Kootenai County Jail

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April 6, 2022 1:15 p.m. Post : April 6, 2022 1:15 p.m. Post Falls Police Department KOOTENAI CO. Idaho – […]

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New $38 Million Adams County Jail Opens

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News After years of discussion and months of planning, the dirt is finally moved to the site of the new […]

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These 11 inmates were mistakenly released from Cuyahoga County Jail since 2019

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CLEVELAND, Ohio — Eleven inmates since 2019 have entered and exited Cuyahoga County Jail, despite court orders that should have […]

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Vigo County Jail Diary: April 5, 2022 | Arrest reports

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The following individuals were incarcerated in the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement on March 23, 24, 25, and […]

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Cuyahoga County jail officer charged with suffocating inmate

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CLEVELAND, Ohio — A Cuyahoga County jail officer is charged with assaulting an inmate, court records show. Jerice Bonner, who […]

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Vigo County Jail Diary: April 4, 2022 | Arrest reports

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The following individuals were incarcerated in the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement on March 21, 22, and 23, […]

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Vigo County Jail Diary: April 3, 2022 | Arrest reports

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The following individuals were incarcerated in the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement on March 21 and 22, based […]

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Computer glitch raises questions about Harris County Jail’s computer system

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A computer glitch in a Harris County law enforcement system prompted authorities to order the release of nearly 300 jailed […]

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What it takes to run Kosciusko County Jail

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This week on Beyond the Badge, Michiana gets a behind-the-scenes look at Kosciusko County Jail and what it takes to […]

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Prosecutors seek to drop civil rights charge against former Cuyahoga County jail guard, citing his mental condition

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CLEVELAND, Ohio — Prosecutors sought Thursday to dismiss a federal charge against a former Cuyahoga County jail guard accused of […]

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One person killed in shooting outside Dane County Jail

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MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) – One person died Wednesday after a shooting occurred outside the Dane County Jail, the Madison Police […]

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County jail project bids are under budget; lawmakers approve the six contractors

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The construction management company project manager working with Genesee County on its new county jail project this afternoon said everyone […]

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Former Allegheny County Jail Inmate Files Complaint Alleging Abuse Leading to Leg Amputation

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A former Allegheny County Jail inmate has filed a lawsuit against Allegheny County and some of its prison staff after […]

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County jail escapee and murdered man’s ex-girlfriend to face trial | Law & Fire

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THE CENTER – Kimberly Vega and Athan Emmanuel Estrada – the suspects believed to be linked to the fatal 2021 […]

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Vigo County Jail Diary: March 28, 2022 | Arrest reports

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The following individuals were incarcerated in the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement on March 11, 12, and 13, […]

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Merriment, joy and another story about the old county jail – Baltimore Sun

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On March 24, 1887, the Carroll County Democratic newspaper reported that “Monday afternoon a plan for the escape of several […]

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St. Louis County Jail Board of Supervisors meeting canceled blamed on website error | Politics

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CLAYTON — A monthly meeting of the St. Louis County Jail Advisory Board, which was to include a discussion of […]

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New Lawrence County jail discussed at Ironton City Council

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HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) — Some Ironton residents who live near the old Lombard building have strong reservations about setting up […]

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Chester County Jail Needs Serious Repairs

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The sheriff said the problems at the jail were weighing on the detention officers, who were already under a lot […]

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Man arrested after entering restricted area of ​​Wayne County Jail

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RICHMOND — A man was arrested by Wayne County Jail staff after locking himself in a restricted secure area while […]

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2 inmates escape Bowie County Jail Annex

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TEXARKANA, Texas (KSLA) – On Monday, March 21, two inmates escaped from the Bowie County Jail Annex in downtown Texarkana […]

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Death of San Diego County jail inmate still under investigation

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SAN DIEGO — The medical examiner who performed the autopsy of the San Diego County Jail inmate found unconscious in […]

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Commissioners Reveal Planned Opening of New County Jail | Local News

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Lancaster County could have a new jail operational and as soon as late 2026, according to the project timeline, County […]

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Jussie Smollett released from Cook County jail during appeal

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CHICAGO (AP) — Jussie Smollett was released from jail Wednesday after an appeals court agreed with his lawyers that he […]

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NAACP Calls for Civil Rights Investigation of Arlington County Jail

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The Arlington County Jail in Virginia is the subject of a civil rights lawsuit filed by the Arlington branch of […]

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Jussie Smollett placed in psychiatric ward at Cook County Jail, family says – NBC Chicago

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Actor Jussie Smollett has been moved to a psychiatric ward at Cook County Jail, his brother announced on Instagram, days […]

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Jussie Smollett in the psychiatric ward at Cook County Jail

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Embed from Getty Images Jussie Smollet was placed in a psychiatric ward at Cook County Jail, according to his brother. […]

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McHenry County jail inmate charged with throwing urine at corrections officer

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Nicholas B. Hitztaler, 23, of McHenry. A McHenry man held in the McHenry County Jail faces additional charges after he […]

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Jussie Smollett will serve his sentence in Cook County Jail under protective custody

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Actor Jussie Smollett will serve his prison sentence in protective custody Judge James Linn approved a request submitted by Smollett’s […]

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Actor Jussie Smollett to serve 150 days in Cook County Jail for bogus hate crime

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After more than five hours of arguments and pleas for clemency, actor Jussie Smollett was sentenced to 30 months probation […]

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Release of new $60 million Hinds County Jail in Jackson development

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Hinds County plans to build a $60 million jail in Jackson to replace the Raymond Detention Center and help the […]

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Are deputies up to date on training inside the Erie County Jail?

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BUFFALO, NY (WKBW) — Erie County Sheriff John Garcia has now been in the role for about three months, replacing […]

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Four sheriff’s deputies implicated in San Diego County jail death

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Omar Moreno Arroyo, who died in a San Diego County jail 2021 hours after his arrest, should never have been […]

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Dallas County Jail fails annual inspection for second straight year

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The Dallas County Jail failed to meet Texas minimum standards for acceptable prison conditions for the second year in a […]

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5 In Hopkins County Jail on Criminal Warrants March 2-8, 2022

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At least five people were in Hopkins County under felony warrants from March 2-8, 2022, two on jail transfers, two […]

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Officials break ground on Sullivan County Jail Expansion Project | WJHL

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BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. (WJHL) — Members of the Sullivan County Commission and the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office huddled in two tents […]

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Woman dies in Mecklenburg County Jail | WFAE 90.7

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The Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after the death of a woman in custody at the county jail on […]

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Woman found dead in Mecklenburg County jail cell

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CHARLOTTE, NC (QUEEN CITY NEWS) – A 31-year-old woman died Wednesday afternoon after being found unconscious in her cell at […]

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The fate of Hinds County Jail in the hands of a federal judge

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HINDS COUNTY, Mississippi (WJTV) — As Hinds County awaits the federal court’s final decision on the jail consent decree, Sheriff […]

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15-acre land could be new site for Sullivan County Jail | WIBQ The Talk Station

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Sullivan, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) – Newly purchased land on North Section Street in Sullivan, Ind. could soon serve as the site […]

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Pima County jail comes under intense scrutiny amid decade-high death toll | Subscriber

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Family members of Pedro Xavier Martinez Palacios Jr., who died in Pima […]

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County Jail Passes Accreditation | DeSoto County News

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DeSoto County News visits the Hernando Detention Center The DeSoto County Adult Detention Center in Hernando has been notified that […]

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Vigo County Jail Diary: February 24, 2022 | Arrest reports

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The following individuals were incarcerated in the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement on February 15 and 16, based […]

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Inmate tries unsuccessfully to escape from DeKalb County Jail

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DEKALB COUNTY, Ind. (WANE) – A DeKalb County jail inmate has been hit with an additional felony charge after police […]

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Sturgis man sentenced for knife in Branch County Jail

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Joshua Fleming, 36, was sentenced to one to five years in prison after pleading guilty to possessing a weapon in […]

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Neshoba County Jail File 2/13-2/20 • Javious Adams, 22, of 308 Sherwood Avenue, aggravated assault – manifest extreme indifference. for […]

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The Richmond Observer – Murder suspect is incarcerated in Richmond County Jail

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ROCKINGHAM – A Moore County man wanted for a homicide in East Rockingham is behind bars. Richmond County Jail records […]

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Lycoming County Jail inmate faces new charges | News, Sports, Jobs

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Already incarcerated for nearly a dozen criminal offenses, additional charges were brought against county jail inmate Dartagnan Zuback after he […]

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Former Jefferson County Jail Deputy, Already in Jail, Found Guilty of Rape Again | Crime and justice

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Kenosha County jail inmate faces felony charge after fight | Crime and courts

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A Kenosha County Jail inmate faces five criminal charges, including a felony, after a fight with another inmate on February […]

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Deputies search for inmate who escaped from Tehama County Jail, 2 arrested for assisting | News

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UPDATE Friday 2 p.m.: Two people were arrested after deputies said they helped Trey King escape from the Tehama County […]

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