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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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December 17, 2013

11 injured in explosion at Calif. jail

The blast happened in the oven at the prison’s kitchen; one person suffered critical injuries - Full Story
December 17, 2013

Md. cop to serve 2 months for accidental training shooting

Officer William S. Kern, 46, was found guilty of reckless endangerment when he shot police recruit Raymond Gray - Full Story
December 17, 2013
Photo: X-ray reveals Fla. burglar swallowed necklaces

Photo: X-ray reveals Fla. burglar swallowed necklaces

Joseph Ramos was being booked into jail and stepped onto the X-ray machine; a dark mass in his stomach revealed the jewelry - Full Story
December 11, 2013

Video: CO arrested over mishandling of inmate

Charles Craig Broaderick was charged with battery for hitting the inmates head on the wall after he spit - Full Story
December 11, 2013

Man alleging police torture released from Ill. prison

A man who for decades insisted Chicago police tortured him until he confessed to a rape he did not commit, walked out of prison after 30 years - Full Story
December 10, 2013
18 LA sheriff's officials charged in jail probe

18 LA sheriff's officials charged in jail probe

The investigation into corruption and civil rights abuses led to the arrests Monday of 16 of the 18 defendants - Full Story
December 05, 2013
Man executed for killing Texas corrections officer

Man executed for killing Texas corrections officer

Jerry Martin, 43, apologized to the family of Susan Canfield, who suffered a fatal head injury when Martin and another inmate escaped from a work detail - Full Story
November 27, 2013
DOJ supervisor killed in freak accident

DOJ supervisor killed in freak accident

Michael Clifton Baskett, 54, pushed a delivery woman out of the way of danger and was killed - Full Story
November 25, 2013

Third man charged in '11 slaying of Chicago cop

Alexander Villa, 25, was charged with fatally shooting Clifton Lewis during a botched robbery - Full Story
November 25, 2013
Inmates learning tech from Silicon Valley pros

Inmates learning tech from Silicon Valley pros

The rigorous, six-month training teaches carefully selected inmates the ins and outs of designing and launching technology firms - Full Story



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Corrections Columnists

10-8: Life on the Line 10-8: Life on the Line
with Charles Remsberg
Klugie's Correctional Corner Klugie's Correctional Corner
with Gary T. Klugiewicz