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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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November 19, 2013
Man who attacked Mo. cop with club sentenced 25 years

Man who attacked Mo. cop with club sentenced 25 years

Scott M. Davis Jr., 23, was convicted of two counts of assault and armed criminal action for the drug-fueled beating of the cop and a woman - Full Story
November 19, 2013

Supreme Court dismisses Ala. cop killer's appeal

Mario Dion Woodward was sentenced to death in the fatal shooting of Montgomery Officer Keith Houts - Full Story
November 15, 2013

Iowa cops, COs compete for hairiest for cancer awareness

No Shave November raises money for cancer patients and increases awareness of men's health, specifically prostate cancer - Full Story
November 14, 2013

Texas sheriff's new policy protects transgender inmates

Transgender individuals may be housed based on the gender they identify with instead of their biological sex - Full Story
November 14, 2013
Whitey Bulger gets life for racketeering, killings

Whitey Bulger gets life for racketeering, killings

His sententce brought a close to a case that exposed FBI corruption so deep that many people across the city thought he would never be brought to justice - Full Story
November 13, 2013

COs find 18 packs of heroin tied to man's penis during booking

John Vincent, 25, admitted to having a hypodermic needle and spoon in his car but promised that was all - Full Story
November 12, 2013

6 inmates killed in fight at Mexico border prison

Authorities said in a statement that three inmates have acknowledged to stabbing the victims to death with makeshift knives - Full Story
November 08, 2013

Two former NC officers sentenced to prison

Both had previously pleaded guilty to conspiracy to transport or receive stolen property and conspiracy to extort - Full Story
November 07, 2013
Miss. police arrest 2 in slaying of family

Miss. police arrest 2 in slaying of family

A second suspect was arrested and charged in the abduction and killing of a couple and their son - Full Story
November 06, 2013
Wash. state changing approach on female inmates

Wash. state changing approach on female inmates

The Department of Corrections is shifting to more gender-specific treatment of women behind bars - Full Story



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