A federal judge in Chicago has ruled that a long-standing ban on all newspapers at one of the nation’s largest jails violates inmates’ right to free speech.
Somewhere out there are an admitted killer who crawled through a Texas prison’s ventilation ducts. A murderer who apparently escaped from an Indiana institution in a garbage truck.
Inmates who are veterans are separated from other inmates to receive counseling and legal assistance.
Jeff Mizanskey, who is serving life without parole for pot, sits down with KMOX News for his first interview since the governor commuted his sentence.
A federal lawsuit accused the city of St. Ann of often unconstitutionally jailing homeless persons.
The attorney for the man accused of shooting two police officers during a demonstration in Ferguson expressed surprise Wednesday at audio of jail telephone calls in which his client appears to confess.
A Jefferson County man is sentenced to six months in jail and six months probation for killing two puppies he claimed were “sick.”
Cody Bunch was arrested and charged with one count of abuse of a child-resulting in death.
Franklin County Sheriff Gary Toelke says four inmates complained of pain in their mouths and stomachs after they ate the pizza from an area restaurant on Tuesday.
The sheriff said he hopes offering e-cigarettes will help stop inmates from smuggling in real cigarettes.