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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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February 17, 2006

Dog trainer used a crate to help Kan. inmate break out

By MARGARET STAFFORD Associated Press Writer LANSING, Kan.- A dog trainer who did volunteer work at a... - Full Story
February 16, 2006

Calif. inmates told lockdown will end when peace returns

By ROBERT JABLON Associated Press Writer LOS ANGELES- A top sheriff's official went cell to cell in a... - Full Story
February 16, 2006

Ill. guard charged in aiding 6 inmates escape

The Associated Press CHICAGO, Illinois- When the jail guard first explained how six detainees had escaped,... - Full Story
February 16, 2006

Judge: Hospital executive to oversee Calif. prison health care

The Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif.- A veteran hospital executive has been named to oversee California's... - Full Story
February 15, 2006

Prison Overrun by More Than 100 Cats

By Associated Press AVENAL, Calif. -- Administrators at Avenal State Prison said they will have to kill... - Full Story
February 15, 2006

Calif. prison guard convicted of aiding racist prison gang

The Associated Press LOS ANGELES- A former prison guard was convicted Tuesday of aiding a white supremacist... - Full Story
February 14, 2006

Dog trainer accused of smuggling murderer out of Kansas prison

By MARGARET STAFFORD Associated Press Writer LANSING, Kan.- A woman who ran a dog rehabilitation program... - Full Story
February 13, 2006

All six Ill. inmates who escaped back in custody

The Associated Press CHICAGO— Six inmates who escaped from jail were back in custody after the final... - Full Story
February 12, 2006

Calif. governor wants to reshape approach to women prisoners

The Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif.- Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has proposed moving 40 percent of... - Full Story
February 12, 2006

Nine injured in latest riot at Los Angeles County jail

The Associated Press LOS ANGELES- The latest outbreak of racially charged rioting at a southern California... - Full Story



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