Make this page my home page
  1. Drag the home icon in this panel and drop it onto the "house icon" in the tool bar for the browser

  2. Select "Yes" from the popup window and you're done!

Home  >  Topics  >  Corrections  > News > Page 130 Related Products:  Body Armor  |  Riot Gear  |  Corrections Products


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.
Main News Columns Videos Products Photos
July 27, 2006

2 inmates charged with fatally stabbing guard at Md. prison

By WILEY HALL Associated Press Writer BALTIMORE- Two inmates, who may have gotten free by jamming the... - Full Story
July 27, 2006

Seattle guard charged with rewarding juvenile delinquents for sex

The Associated Press SEATTLE- A female guard at a juvenile detention facility has been charged with giving... - Full Story
July 26, 2006

Md. guard stabbed to death by 3 inmates

The Associated Press JESSUP, Md.- Three inmates stabbed a prison guard to death in Maryland's troubled... - Full Story
July 24, 2006

Drug addiction experts: Better prison treatment programs can cut costs from crime

By CARLA K. JOHNSON Associated Press Writer CHICAGO- In its first report aimed at improving how the criminal... - Full Story
July 24, 2006

Pagan religion gaining popularity among prisoners

By KRISTEN GELINEAU Associated Press Writer STAUNTON, Va.- A pagan religion that some experts say can... - Full Story
July 19, 2006

Court: U.S. state must allow inmates to have abortions

By JIM SALTER Associated Press Writer ST. LOUIS- The state must allow pregnant inmates to have an abortion... - Full Story
July 14, 2006

Forty inmates injured in racial brawls at LA County jail

The Associated Press CASTAIC, Calif.- Forty inmates were injured in brawls that broke out in a Los Angeles... - Full Story
July 13, 2006

More protection urged for prisoners in medical research

By RANDOLPH E. SCHMID AP Science Writer WASHINGTON- Federal rules protecting people who are subjects... - Full Story
July 12, 2006

Ind. prison system sued over new policy barring nude, sexual material

By KEN KUSMER Associated Press Writer INDIANAPOLIS- Two inmates are suing the Indiana Department of Correction... - Full Story
July 12, 2006

Former Fla. prisons chief pleads guilty to taking kickbacks

By RON WORD Associated Press Writer JACKSONVILLE, Fla.- Florida's former prisons chief pleaded guilty... - Full Story

PoliceOne Offers

Sponsored by

Sign up for FREE eNewsletters

Enter your email address below:

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Corrections Columnists

Verbal Judo Tactics & Techniques Verbal Judo Tactics & Techniques
with Dr. George Thompson
Klugie's Correctional Corner Klugie's Correctional Corner
with Gary T. Klugiewicz