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Courthouse Security

Courthouse Security

The Courthouse Security topic covers the latest in tactics and technology used to keep courtrooms safe during legal proceedings. Some stories involve bailiffs, marshals, and deputies, but others may focus on trial media coverage. Whether the seats in the courthouse are occupied by gang members or a victim’s family members, the courtroom is a tinderbox ready to be set alight when the judge or jury reaches a verdict.
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Tenn. state grants awarded for courthouse security

State funding bolsters security at region courthouses By Ben Benton Chattanooga Times Free Press CHATTANOOGA,... - Full Story

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Trial begins for man accused of slashing wife, shooting judge

By TOM GARDNER Associated Press Writer RENO, Nev. — The trial of the man accused of slashing his wife... - Full Story

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Use of warning shot at Tenn. courthouse questioned

By Don Jacobs and Ron Clayton The Knoxville News-Sentinel MONROE COUNTY, Tenn. — When secretary Michelle... - Full Story

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Ark. police find gun on suspect in courtroom

The Associated Press JONESBORO, Ark. — People inside the Craighead County Courthouse were going about... - Full Story

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Convicted rapist flees court, tries to shoot Mich. detective

The Associated Press ATLANTA, Mich. — A rape defendant reacted violently to his conviction Wednesday,... - Full Story

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Md. CO killer attempts escape

Md. CO killer attempts escape

BALTIMORE, Md. — A state prison inmate from Baltimore accused of killing a correctional officer, kidnapping a hospital visitor and carjacking a taxi driver leaped from his courtroom chair yesterday in an escape attempt before security personnel tackled him - Full Story

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Md. CO killer attempts courthouse escape

Editor's Note — It’s been said, If we don’t learn from history we are doomed to repeat it. Here is a... - Full Story

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Safety concerns at Calif. courthouse following prisoner's escape

By Ellen Thompson Stockton Record (CA) FRENCH CAMP, Calif. — Changes are under way at the San Joaquin... - Full Story

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Courthouse sniper's wife found dead

Idaho shooter spoke of killing others By NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS The Associated Press MOSCOW, Idaho — A... - Full Story

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Idaho sniper leaves 3 dead, officer among fatalities

Gunman opened fire on responding officers By JOHN K. WILEY The Associated Press Officers from the Whitman... - Full Story



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Courthouse Security Columnists

Klugie's Correctional Corner Klugie's Correctional Corner
with Gary T. Klugiewicz
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with Charles Remsberg