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The Corrections topic covers the duties performed by Sheriff’s Departments and other police agencies that straddle the line between patrolling the streets and guarding inmates in correctional facilities, county lock-ups, prisons, jails, and courthouses. The stories, tips and expert opinions in this section touch on all things related to barbed-wire fences, cells and people who’ve been convicted of crimes.
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September 16, 2014

Ohio woman wants playing cards to help solve homicides

City officials have pledged to help produce the cards that Hope Dudley wants to get into the hands of prison inmates and others - Full Story
September 15, 2014

Video: Colo. deputy suspended for using taekwondo on inmate

Denver sheriff's deputy who provoked a fight with an inmate by throwing taekwondo kicks and punches has been suspended for 90 days - Full Story
September 15, 2014
Details emerge in recapturing of Ohio school shooter, others

Details emerge in recapturing of Ohio school shooter, others

Officials praised "quick work" by cooperating police agencies in recapturing T.J. Lane, Lindsey Bruce, and Clifford Opperud, who escaped Thursday - Full Story
September 14, 2014
Man sues after losing 5 toes in Colo. jail

Man sues after losing 5 toes in Colo. jail

Man suffered a broken blister on his right big toe from ill-fitting boots worn while he worked in the kitchen. He says medical staff ignored a serious injury for a diabetic - Full Story
September 13, 2014
Investigations underway in prison escape of school shooter

Investigations underway in prison escape of school shooter

Authorities say the three inmates, including school shooter T.J. Lane, escaped from prison in Lima in northwestern Ohio on Thursday night by scaling a fence - Full Story
September 12, 2014
Escaped school shooter captured near Ohio prison

Escaped school shooter captured near Ohio prison

Teenager convicted of killing three students at an Ohio high school scrambled over a fence to escape a state prison with two other prisoners - Full Story
September 10, 2014

Jail using Twitter to track down unregistered sex offenders

The Marion County Sheriff’s Department is finding social media to be another tool they can use in the search for missing sex offenders - Full Story
September 10, 2014

Fla. sheriff accused of allowing inmates furloughs

Accused of allowing inmates out of jail without court permission so they could visit with family or meet girlfriends in motel rooms - Full Story
September 04, 2014
Problems with IV line affected Okla. execution

Problems with IV line affected Okla. execution

Clayton Lockett's troubled execution on April 29 prompted Gov. Mary Fallin to halt all upcoming executions until a review she'd ordered was completed. - Full Story
September 03, 2014

2 corrections officers shot dead in Ga.

Wilbur and Anisa Mobley were found shot to death early Wednesday - Full Story



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