Georgia Sheriff to Cut Sentences for Inmates Who Saved Correctional OfficerInstead of running, the six prisoners acted heroically and will be rewarded for their efforts with shorter sentences.
Top Prosecutor Calls for Mo. Sheriff's DismissalMissouri's top prosecutor says a sheriff participated in a jail altercation in which an inmate died and that he should be fired.
Missouri Sheriff in Office While Facing 18 ChargesAllegedly he handcuffed an innocent 77-year-old woman with so much force that she suffered a heart attack.
Southeast Missouri Sheriff Charged with Assault, Forgery, RobberyA southeast Missouri sheriff was charged Wednesday with assault for allegedly handcuffing a 77-year-old woman with enough force to cause her to have a heart attack.
Judge: No Cameras in Court for Chicago-Area Beating CaseJudge says showing the four defendants in jail clothing could taint the pool of potential jurors.
10 Years Since 'Missouri Miracle' 2 Kidnapped Boys Found SafeRetired Franklin County Sheriff, Gary Toelke, still maintains a relationship with Ben Ownby and Shawn Hornbeck, who he helped find.
Mental Health Department Investigates State Hospital SuicideMental health department spokeswoman Debra Walker says the agency is looking into whether staff members were negligent.
Sheriff Waives Concealed carry Fees After Orlando ShootingBates County Sheriff Chad Anderson announced the move Monday on the department's official Facebook page.
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.
STL Alderman Vaccaro Plans to Run for City SheriffVaccaro says drills for active shooters or terrorists threats are non-existent, and he points to favoritism for some, and not for others.
Illinois Lawmaker Wants Chicago Police Under County ControlLaShawn Ford thinks the office of the Cook County Sheriff should have a greater role in policing the city of Chicago, and possibly even "take over" the department.
Man Shot by Police in Franklin County Charged with AssaultFranklin Kelly pulled a pistol on a Franklin County deputy and then tried to grab the deputy's weapon, police say.

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