Jail Official Sentenced After Denying Care To Dying Diabetic InmateA former Oklahoma jail administrator was sentenced to more than four years in federal prison after the 2013 death of a diabetic inmate that the official allegedly accused of faking an illness.
Tennessee Jails Are Offering Inmates Shorter Sentences In Exchange For SterilizationTennessee inmates can receive upwards of 30 days cut from jail sentences if they agree to get a vasectomy or insert a contraceptive device into their body.
Wisconsin Jury Recommends Charges In Jail Dehydration CaseA jury recommended criminal charges against seven Milwaukee County jail staffers in the dehydration death of an inmate who went without water for seven days.
Minn. Woman Gets Jail Time For Trying To Poison Boyfriend's Mom In Neb.A Minnesota woman who admitted pouring carpet cleaner in the ice tea of her boyfriend's mother has been sent to jail in Nebraska.
Jailor In Wis. Gets 30 Years For Sex With InmatesA judge has sentenced a Polk County jailor to 30 years in prison for having sex with multiple inmates.
Top Lawmaker Says Jamar Clark Should Have Been In Jail On Nov. 15A leading state lawmaker and a criminal defense attorney say Jamar Clark should have been in jail on Nov. 15, the day he was shot and killed by Minneapolis police.
Fmr. MSU Student Advisor Sentenced In Drug & Burglary CasesA Mankato man has been sentenced to 20 days in jail for a pair of crimes inside two women's dorm rooms.
TV Actor Dustin Diamond Wants Delay In Bar Stabbing SentenceFormer "Saved by the Bell" actor Dustin Diamond is asking a judge to delay his sentence for a Christmas Day stabbing in a Wisconsin bar.
Emergency Workers Practice Jail Evacuation In Ramsey CountyPolice, Firefighters and several other emergency agencies were on hand today for what looked like a major jail evacuation -- but this was only a drill.
Good Question: What Happens At The County Workhouse?What most people, including judges, lawyers and inmates, know as the Ramsey County Workhouse is actually called the Ramsey County Correctional Facility. It’s located on Century Avenue, on the border of Maplewood and Woodbury ,and sits next to a county nine-hole golf course. There are two separate areas for men and women.
Mankato Man Arrested, Child Abuse Charges PendingPolice arrested a Mankato man Tuesday night after officials say an investigation showed he might have abused two young children.
Police: 2 Rice County Inmates Escaped Jail, Stole 2 VehiclesPolice say two Rice County inmates are back in custody after escaping from jail and then stealing and crashing two vehicles.