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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 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
February 12, 2006

Six inmates escape from Illinois jail; two captured by police

By CARLA K. JOHNSON Associated Press Writer OAK PARK, Illinois- Six inmates _ including two who are charged... - Full Story
February 11, 2006

Gun smuggling probe: Guard wasn't there day of shooting

Stefano Esposito, The Chicago Sun-Times Copyright 2006 Chicago Sun-Times, Inc. All Rights Reserved Correctional... - Full Story
February 10, 2006

Head of Florida prison system resigns under pressure

The Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla.- Florida's governor ousted the head of the state prison system... - Full Story

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Corrections Columnists

Behind the Bars Behind the Bars
with John Stanley
Klugie's Correctional Corner Klugie's Correctional Corner
with Gary T. Klugiewicz