Illinois Seeks to Limit Use of Solitary ConfinementAs many as 82,000 inmates are in solitary on any given day, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures.
Fredericktown Inmates Escape, One Still At LargeJason Mills is still on the run. He is 5’-9’, 175 pounds with brown hair and blue eyes.
Woman Gets 12-Year Sentence for Newborn's Drowning DeathProsecutors allege Jackson delivered the baby in a toilet and wrapped him in a towel before throwing him.
Bouncer Gets 1 year in East St. Louis Strip Club KillingA former strip club bouncer who pleaded guilty to mob action after driving over a customer with his pickup truck was sentenced Friday to one year in prison.
Missouri Man Sentenced for Shooting at Crop Dusting PlaneThe pilot wasn't injured, and safely landed the plane, which had several buckshot holes in it.
Overnight America Podcast: February 17th, 2016 - Baz Dreisinger, Niall Stanage
Drones Used To Deliver Drugs To Prison Yards ``It's like anything, new technology brings new problems.''
Former Bank Manager Sentenced for Staged RobberyHe was sentenced to nearly 3 1/2 years in prison and ordered to pay $140,000 in restitution.
Missouri Inmates Have Chance at Release after Court RulingThe state Supreme Court hasn't yet ruled on a prior case in which appeals were exhausted.
Convicted Killer Clay Waller Moved to Prison in MissouriMissouri Department of Corrections spokesman David Owen said Tuesday that Clay Waller is now at the state prison in Fulton.
Former Drug Court Judge Assigned to Halfway HouseA former Metro East judge serving a two-year prison sentence for heroin possession and a weapons charge has been assigned to a St. Louis halfway house as his release date nears.
Missouri Executions Expected to SlowA pace that is expected to slow significantly with death sentences on the decline and many of the 28 remaining death row inmates still filing appeals.