torture

Illinois Department of Corrections is being sued for supposedly put too many inmates in solitary confinement for too long. (Courtesy of IRN)

Lawsuit: Ill. Prison Inmates Kept in Solitary Confinement for Years for Minor Infractions

The federal civil rights lawsuit claims some Illinois inmates have been kept in near-total isolation for decades.

06/25/2015

Booking photo of Adam Michael Capriglione

St. Louis County Man Charged for Rape, Torture with Can Opener

Adam Michael Capriglione is behind bars for holding a string of women against their will to rape and torture them.

04/16/2014

Justice

Final Sentencing Set In Torture of Metro East Mother

Victim was routinely shot by BB gun, doused with boiling liquids

04/15/2011