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Corrections

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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April 23, 2014

Ohio jail inmates take CO hostage, released

A corrections officer taken hostage by three inmates at an Ohio county jail has been released unharmed - Full Story
April 23, 2014
Tenn. cops find stolen, loaded gun in suspect's vagina

Tenn. cops find stolen, loaded gun in suspect's vagina

Search turned up a loaded North American Arms 22-caliber mini revolver inside the woman - Full Story
April 20, 2014

CO, officer wife both found dead in apparent murder suicide

Javier Acevedo and his wife Veronica were found dead inside their home with gunshot wounds to their bodies - Full Story
April 19, 2014

4 arrested after armed robbery, shootout with NJ police

The robbers hogtied victims as they robbed a shop for car parts before engaging in a gun battle with police - Full Story
April 18, 2014

Killer of Mich. trooper dies after suicide attempt

Eric John Knysz, 20, attempted to hang himself with a bed sheet and was taken off life support days later - Full Story
April 18, 2014

Man who shot Ore. cop, killed K-9 ID'd, 2 more in custody

Paul Alan Ropp, 20, fired at an officer with an AR-15 rifle; he suffered a non-life-threatening head injury - Full Story
April 18, 2014

Ex-con 'homesick' for prison gets 3½ years for bank robbery

Boredom and loneliness, defense filings said, had partly led Unbehaun to conclude that a life on the inside was preferable to life outside - Full Story
April 17, 2014

Video: Judge tells killer 'I hope you die in prison'

The judge was disgusted by the woman's smirks and snickering during her sentencing for the death of her boyfriend - Full Story
April 11, 2014

Judge: Calif. mistreating mentally ill inmates

A federal judge ruled Thursday that California's treatment of mentally ill inmates violates constitutional safeguards against cruel and unusual punishment - Full Story
April 05, 2014

3 men who stole dressed as 'white' NY cops get 32 years

Prosecutors say the men stole more than $200,000 from a Pay-O-Matic check-cashing business in Queens - 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