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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 24, 2014

Probes find no police wrongdoing in Yale prof's jail death

Officers and jail guards committed no wrongdoing in the arrest and detention of a Yale University professor who died in a cell - Full Story
February 20, 2014

Ohio man who killed trooper opts to stay in prison

His options were to be released early and seek help for his drinking problem or remain in prison to finish his sentence - Full Story
February 19, 2014
NY corrections officer gets prison for sex with cop killer

NY corrections officer gets prison for sex with cop killer

A former jail officer who admitted to a behind-bars affair with a man convicted of killing two NYC police officers has been sentenced to one year in prison - Full Story
February 19, 2014

State police ordered to investigate Idaho prison

Police to conduct a criminal investigation of understaffing and falsified documents at a private prison operated by Corrections Corporation of America - Full Story
February 18, 2014
Okla. pharmacy won't give drug for Mo. execution

Okla. pharmacy won't give drug for Mo. execution

An Okla. pharmacy will not provide a drug for a scheduled execution next week in Mo. as part of a settlement with the death row inmate's attorneys - Full Story
February 17, 2014
Neb. CO brain dead after inmate attack

Neb. CO brain dead after inmate attack

Amanda Baker, 24, was pronounced brain dead after a teen inmate strangled her Friday - Full Story
February 17, 2014

NY cop killers seek parole with no remorse for deaths

Former Black Liberation militants Herman Bell and Anthony Bottom will again go before the state Parole Board to ask for freedom - Full Story
February 15, 2014
Ariz. inmate makes Valentine's escape

Ariz. inmate makes Valentine's escape

An Ariz. jail inmate escaped by climbing two walls and crawling through razor wire and was reportedly meeting his sweetheart on Valentine's Day - Full Story
February 12, 2014

Calif. inmate uses fire-extinguisher in escape attempt

Joseph Schabert managed to deploy the extinguisher while in handcuffs - Full Story
February 12, 2014

Calif. cop posed as inmate to record suspect in beating death

A Santa Ana detective testified Monday that she posed as an inmate, going undercover into the jail cell of a defendant in a high-profile beating case - Full Story



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