The supermax prison is paying out hundreds of thousands of dollars in overtime to its security staff despite having more guards than inmates, according to a newspaper report.
A newly married couple is in jail after reportedly driving a teenager across state lines for the sake of having sex with her.
Both plead gulity to defrauding government out of disaster benefits.
A judge in East St. Louis has sentenced a 32-year-old woman to 16 years in federal prison for robbing three branches of “The Cash Store.”
A local man charged with molesting three children blamed “bad soda” for his behavior.
Cory Atkinson was sentenced to 40 months in prison Tuesday on charges of conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud, and filing false tax returns.
William John Thomas Wilkerson, Jr. of Florissant was arrested after a report of a suspicious person at an apartment complex in St. Louis County, early Wednesday morning.
The order keeps Quinn from closing prisons in Tamms and Dwight, three halfway houses and youth detention centers in Joliet and Murphysboro.
Iraqi-American said he had no regrets about his actions.
The drugs were not the versions approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.