An inmate at a Minnesota maximum security prison has pleaded guilty to killing a fellow prisoner and has been sentenced to an additional 40 years behind bars. Thirty-year-old Benjamin Beck entered the plea to second-degree intentional murder Monday in the death of Shane Cooper.
Authorities found an inmate Wednesday evening after the 41-year-old man escaped a facility in downtown Duluth he and other inmates were touring. Daniel James Daly, of Duluth, escaped the Arrowhead House shortly after noon, the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office said. Authorities were not immediately able find him.
A former corrections officer in northern Minnesota has been sentenced Monday for having sex with an inmate multiple times late last year, the Itasca County Attorney’s Office announced.
A former northern Minnesota corrections officer pleaded guilty Monday to having sex with an inmate multiple times late last year.
More details have been released in the assault of four Stillwater prison staff members by an inmate Wednesday.
A 56-year-old man faces seven felony charges after telling investigators he had sex with an inmate while working as a corrections officer in northern Minnesota, according to court documents filed Friday.
A 25-year-old female inmate has died in apparent suicide attempt in Hennepin County Jail Monday, according to the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office.
State officials say a North Dakota prison inmate who filed a federal lawsuit over his medical treatment has no basis for his claim.
The Minnesota Department of Corrections says Ramsey County jailers failed to properly monitor an inmate who strangled himself while in custody.