Inmate dies after being found unconscious in county jail

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TUSCALOOSA, AL — The Tuscaloosa Violent Crimes Unit said an inmate at the Tuscaloosa County Jail died Thursday night. Click […]

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Monterey County Jail Extension Set to Open – Monterey Herald

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SALINAS — After more than a decade of planning, development and construction, the 576-bed extension to the Monterey County Jail […]

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Wyandotte County, KBI investigating death of inmate in jail

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. – An inmate died while in custody in Wyandotte County and an investigation is underway to determine […]

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Inmates offer window into Cook County Jail virus outbreak | national news

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CHICAGO — On New Year’s Eve, correctional officers at the Cook County Jail removed a sick man from a level […]

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Inmates offer window into Cook County Jail virus outbreak | Coronavirus

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CHICAGO (AP) — Content warning: This story contains mentions of suicidal thoughts and deaths. This story has been updated with […]

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Uneven floor in former Richland County prison space throws snag in demonstration efforts | News

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County jail remains closed despite declining COVID-19 cases

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In today’s episode of The Confluence: WESA reporter Kiley Koscinski discusses how the Allegheny County Jail lockdown, due to a […]

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Hillsdale County Jail Offers Inmates the Opportunity to Earn a High School Diploma

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Hillsdale County Jail Offers Inmates the Opportunity to Get GED Permission | Collegiate Archives Inmates at Hillsdale County Jail will […]

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OK County Jail Administrator. scrutinized comments

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Oklahoma County Jail Administrator Greg Williams and Director of Communications Mark Opgrande are under fire after a recording made public […]

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Sullivan County Jail Expansion Could Be Completed in Early 2025 | WJHL

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BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. (WJHL) — Just days after three inmates escaped from the Sullivan County Jail, county leaders said the jail […]

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Ingham County Jail inmates will pay less to make phone calls

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LANSING, Mich. — Inmates at Ingham County Jail will pay less for phone calls under a newly approved contract. At […]

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Vigo County Jail Diary: February 9, 2022 | Arrest reports

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The following individuals were incarcerated in the Vigo County jail by area law enforcement on Tuesday and Wednesday, based on […]

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Vigo County Jail Diary: February 8, 2022 | Arrest reports

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The following individuals were incarcerated in the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement from Thursday through Tuesday, based on […]

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Inmates offer window into Cook County Jail’s Covid-19 surge

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Inmates being quarantined at Cook County Jail on Wednesday, May 20, 2020. (Zbigniew Bzdak/Chicago Tribune file photo) Content Warning: This […]

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Lewis County jail inmate charged with assault for allegedly breaking another inmate’s nose

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By Emily Fitzgerald [email protected] A Lewis County Jail inmate now faces additional assault charges for allegedly breaking a fellow inmate’s […]

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Black man shot by authorities transferred to Dane County Jail day after operation, family says | criminality

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Lucas Robinson | Wisconsin State Journal Quadren L. Wilson, the black man whose family said he was shot multiple times […]

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Murder Suspect Among 3 Escaped Inmates From Sullivan County Jail | WJHL

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BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. (WJHL) — Authorities continue to search for three inmates who escaped from the Sullivan County Jail Friday morning, […]

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Murder suspect among 3 inmates escaped from Sullivan County Jail

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BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. (WJHL) — Authorities continue to search for three inmates who escaped from the Sullivan County Jail Friday morning, […]

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State Auditor Releases Scathing Report on SD County Jail Deaths

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The California State Auditor Thursday released a sobering assessment of the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department’s record of unusually frequent […]

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Three men charged with trying to escape from Newaygo County Jail

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WHITE CLOUD, Mich. — Three men face federal charges after investigators say they attempted to escape from the Newaygo County […]

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Federal prisoners foiled in alleged escape attempt at Newaygo County Jail

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GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Three federal prisoners are charged with conspiring to escape from the Newaygo County Jail. They allegedly […]

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BREAKING: Another death reported at Arlington County Jail | ARLnow

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Arlington County Jail (Updated at 00:25) A 41-year-old man arrested for trespassing died after going into cardiac arrest at Arlington […]

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2 elevators break at Whatcom County Jail in Bellingham

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The sheriff wants to build a new jail, but voters have voted him down twice in the past. BELLINGHAM, Wash. […]

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Bexar County jail inmate killed, another dead from COVID-19

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Photo courtesy of Bexar County Jail/Vincent Garcia was murdered by two other inmates over the weekend. SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News) […]

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Genesee County Jail Project Could Start This Spring | Featured Story

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BATAVIA – Sheriff William Sheron Jr. said the county is moving forward with plans to build a new county jail […]

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Tuolumne County Jail Forced to Reduce Population Due to COVID

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Tuolumne County Jail Sonora, Calif. – The Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office is forced to immediately reduce its prison population to […]

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Vigo County Jail Diary: January 26, 2022 | Arrest reports

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The following individuals were incarcerated in the Vigo County jail by area law enforcement on Tuesday and Wednesday, based on […]

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I did time in 12 California prisons. Detention of Immigrants in Yuba County Jail Was Worst of All

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In 2017, after serving 22 years in prison for a gang-related murder I committed as a teenager, the California parole […]

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Homicide suspect found dead in Pierce County Jail

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Bee County Jail Escapee Apprehended by CBP Officers at Progreso Port of Entry

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PROGRESS, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) field operations officers working on an outbound operation at the Progreso […]

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Man accused of burning pregnant woman now being held in Macomb County Jail – Macomb Daily

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The man accused of setting fire to his pregnant girlfriend posted bond and was released last week from Wayne County […]

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Construction of the Adams County Jail is set to begin in March

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HASTINGS, Neb. (KSNB) – At the Adams County Board of Commissioners meeting on Tuesday, the construction manager and architect of […]

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Three Scott County jail inmates charged with attacking correctional officers | Local crime and courts

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Three men awaiting trial in the Scott County Jail for various crimes each face additional charges after attacking multiple corrections […]

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Arrests and reservations in county jails | Hillsboro Star-Journal

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COUNTY JAIL ARRESTS AND RESERVATIONS This list of prisoners was obtained Tuesday from the prison’s inmate registration system. NEW IMPRISONS […]

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Arrests and reservations in county jails | Marion County Record

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COUNTY JAIL ARRESTS AND RESERVATIONS This list of prisoners was obtained Tuesday from the prison’s inmate registration system. NEW IMPRISONS […]

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Vigo County Jail Diary: January 19, 2022 | Arrest reports

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The following individuals were incarcerated in the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement on January 6, 7, and 8, […]

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Yvette Mimieux, actress in “Where the Boys Are” and “Jackson County Jail”, dies at 80

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Yvette Mimieux, the radiant actress who caused a sensation in the 1960s with performances in Where are the boys, Light […]

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Joe Riley spent two weeks in Spokane County Jail for assault. He was completely innocent, and now he’s suing

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In the early morning hours of December 29, 2019, a man violently beat 40-year-old Daniel Jarman in the parking lot […]

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New Marion County jail welcomes inmates with Wi-Fi wristbands and tablets

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Update, January 17: The Marion County Sheriff’s Office announced Monday that it has completed the first phase of its transfer […]

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Staff Shortage Plaguing Oneida County Jail | Local

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The Oneida County Jail typically has around 200 staff, but there are currently 64 vacancies, and Sheriff Robert Maciol is […]

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A woman gave birth alone in a Tarrant County Jail cell. Federal lawsuit says it’s the prison’s fault

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The woman was alone when she gave birth in a Tarrant County jail cell. And just 10 days later, her […]

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Former staff member speaks out on issues at Mecklenburg County Jail

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A group of activists gathered outside Mecklenburg County Jail in Uptown in March 2020 to call on authorities to depopulate […]

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Young Dolph Murder Suspect Justin Johnson Has Been Held in Shelby County Jail – FOX13 News Memphis

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Justin Johnson, a suspect in the murder of rapper Young Dolph, has been incarcerated in the Shelby […]

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Birth of baby in Tarrant County jail leads to federal lawsuit

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County Jail File

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Neshoba County Prison Register from 1/4 to 1/10 • Marvin Clint Barnes, 25, of 900 Purvis Road in Walnut Grove, […]

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Record-breaking COVID-19 cases in Milwaukee County jail strain operations

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MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) – The omicron wave of COVID-19 is making its way through Milwaukee County Jail. Sheriff Earnell Lucas […]

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INMATE ESCAPE DURANGO: ‘Armed and Dangerous’ Inmate Escapes La Plata County Jail, $5,000 Reward Offered

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LA PLATA COUNTY, Colo. (KDVR) – An armed and dangerous inmate is wanted by police after escaping from the La […]

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Lawyers denounce continued use of solitary confinement by Allegheny County Jail despite referendum

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A referendum banning the use of solitary confinement at Allegheny County Jail went into effect on December 5. Yet, according […]

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St. Louis County Jail Reports Increase in COVID Cases

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No inmate or employee exhibited severe symptoms, the county said, and no one was hospitalized. ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. – […]

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Sonoma County jail inmate found hanging from his cell: the sheriff

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SONOMA COUNTY, Calif. (KRON) – A Sonoma County jail inmate has been found dead while in custody, sheriff officials said […]

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Bannock County Jail worker faces charges in Salt Lake

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BANNOCK COUNTY, Idaho (KIFI) – The Bannock County Sheriff’s Office and Sheriff Tony Manu have released the following statement regarding […]

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Local family warns others of Shelby County detention conditions after inmate attack with brick – FOX13 News Memphis

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. – FOX13 is investigating concerns about the safety of inmates inside 201 Poplar Prison. A family told FOX13 […]

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Melvin Johnson charged with breaking jaw of fellow Mahoning County prison inmate

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – An inmate at Mahoning County Jail was arraigned Monday on charges of breaking the jaw of […]

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Detainee found unconscious in his cell

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Inmate found unconscious in Kenosha County jail dies An investigation is underway following the death of an inmate at Kenosha […]

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Inmate found dead at county jail two days after being booked | Crime News

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An inmate was found dead Sunday at the Burke County Jail. John Howard Lambert, 61, of Drexel, was found unresponsive […]

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No. 4 Story of 2021: County jail goes through a turbulent year | Local news

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About 40 police officers from multiple jurisdictions descended on the Lawrence County Jail on the morning of June 1 over […]

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Vigo County Jail Diary: December 27, 2021 | Arrest reports

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

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Landscaper recounts treatment in a restraint chair at Clayton County Jail

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Hill denied each of the allegations against him and pleaded not guilty to the charges against him. His lawyers asked […]

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Lawsuit: Canyon County Jail illegally censors inmate mail | Idaho News

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By KEITH RIDLER, Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) – Canyon County officials are violating the First Amendment to the US […]

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Trial: Canyon County Jail illegally censors inmate mail

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BOISE, Idaho (AP) – Canyon County officials are violating the First Amendment to the US Constitution by censoring mail sent […]

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Canyon County Jail Illegally Censors Inmate Mail

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BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Canyon County officials are violating the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution by censoring mail sent […]

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Murder in Washington County jail, no code red for 3 minutes, records show

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Murder in Washington County jail, no code red for 3 minutes, records show George Telford is in prison for life […]

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Hancock County Jail Overcrowding | www.wtol.com

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Findlay City Council met Tuesday night and voted unanimously to send inmates to neighboring counties to ease stress on the […]

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Video shows guard slamming Ksoo in Duval County Jail

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An internal report from the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office says the officers were justified in the force used against Hakeem Robinson, […]

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High Paying Jobs Available at County Jail | Local News

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Jobs are plentiful at Johnson County Jail with approximately 54 openings available. The pay is competitive and the benefits are […]

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Jackson County Jail inmates to pay less for phone calls

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JACKSON, Michigan – Inmates at Jackson County Jail will soon pay a lot less to call friends and family. The […]

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Former Hamilton County jail guard sentenced

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Former Hamilton County Jail Correctional Officer who pushed 61-year-old inmate headfirst into the concrete wall of a cell, slashing his […]

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Inmate escapes from Webster County jail, leads officers in car chase

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An inmate escaped from the Webster County Jail around 11 p.m. Saturday, according to the Webster County Sheriff’s Office. Police […]

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Erie County jail sergeant suspended after domestic incident arrest off duty at Eden | Crime News

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The Erie County Detention Center. File photo by Harry Scull Jr./News Maki Becker, Aaron Becker An Erie County jail sergeant […]

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Transfer of second GEI inmate to Jackson County jail ordered – Medford News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News

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Judge orders state to transport guilty but insane inmate from county jail to mental health center Walker The second of […]

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Inmate sentenced to life in prison for assault

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A man will serve life in prison for the death in a Washington County jail George Telford Jr. was sentenced […]

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Inmate charged with murder at Essex County Jail in Newark

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A Carteret man has been charged with murder after he allegedly killed a fellow inmate while incarcerated at the Essex […]

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How did an inmate brutally attack and sexually assault a sergeant inside Harris County Jail?

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Concerns were raised after the Harris County sergeant was sexually assaulted by an inmate in jail Harris County Sheriff Ed […]

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Indiana Lt. Governor Crouch Discusses Clark County Jail’s Success With Inmate Programs | News

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CLARK COUNTY, Ind. (WDRB) – Indiana Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch visited the Clark County Jail on Wednesday to learn more […]

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