The federal civil rights lawsuit claims some Illinois inmates have been kept in near-total isolation for decades.
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.
Authorities say they have captured a 19-year-old man who they say escaped from a juvenile detention facility west of Chicago.
The owner of Cosmetic Laser Center in St. Peters, Mo. was sentenced for sexually assaulting four customers.
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.
Jury selection is underway for former Lindenwood University wrestler who is scheduled to go to trial this week for not telling his sexual partners that he is HIV positive.
Alfred Brown admitted to filing a false 2009 tax return which failed to disclose income he took from a Church and daycare center.
John Howard Association cites extreme overcrowding and filthy conditions at Vienna
What’s been dubbed an “unprecedented” effort to keep ex-cons from going back to prison is starting in St. Louis.
A local criminologist says it looks like the judges aren’t any tougher on gun crimes here than they were in 2011.