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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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May 06, 2006

La. deputies accused of selling drugs at jail

By Sandra Barbier, River Parishes bureau Copyright 2006 The Times-Picayune Publishing Company Two St.... - Full Story
April 28, 2006

Prisoner takes deputy hostage in courtroom

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.--A prisoner took a sheriff's deputy hostage Friday at the Pulaski County courthouse,... - Full Story
April 22, 2006

Woman smuggled cell phone to Kan. prisoner to help with escape

The Associated Press LEAVENWORTH, Kan.- A woman accused of helping a convicted murderer escape from prison... - Full Story
April 19, 2006

S. Ga. county to repay inmates charged jail 'room and board'

By GREG BLUESTEIN Associated Press Writer ATLANTA- A southern Georgia county has agreed to repay the... - Full Story
April 19, 2006

Michigan prisons released 41 felons early

By DAVID EGGERT Associated Press Writer LANSING, Michigan- Michigan prison officials have found 41 recent... - Full Story
April 14, 2006

Arayon Brotherhood witness says he was told of murder

By GILLIAN FLACCUS Associated Press Writer SANTA ANA, California- A former member of the Aryan Brotherhood... - Full Story
April 11, 2006

Recidivism rate among California parolees drops below 40 percent

By KIM CURTIS Associated Press Writer SAN FRANCISCO- Fewer than 40 percent of parolees returned to prison... - Full Story
April 10, 2006

Michigan prison locked down after disturbance

The Associated Press MARENISCO TOWNSHIP, Mich.- Part of a state prison was locked down Monday after an... - Full Story
April 10, 2006

Mass. corrections officer to be disciplined for showing 'Brokeback Mountain'

The Associated Press NORFOLK, Massachusetts- A Massachusetts prison officer faces punishment for showing... - Full Story
April 08, 2006

Prisons Bureau seeks communication curbs for inmates suspected of terrorism

By JEREMIAH MARQUEZ Associated Press Writer LOS ANGELES- Wary of militants ordering attacks from behind... - Full Story

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Corrections Columnists

Correctional Policy & Procedure Correctional Policy & Procedure
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