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Oklahoma death row inmate asks county judge to stay execution

Attorneys for a man scheduled to be executed in January at the Oklahoma State Penitentiary have asked a Pittsburg County judge to stay his execution to allow for a court-ordered competency hearing. Wade Greeley Lay and his son were both convicted in Tulsa County for the 2004 murder of Kenneth...
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Multiple detention officers at Guilford County Jail assaulted by inmates, sheriff’s office says

GREENSBORO, N.C. (WGHP) — Three Guilford County detention officers have been assaulted by inmates since November 24, according to the Guilford County Sheriff’s Office. The three separate attacks occurred inside the Greensboro detention center on South Edgeworth St. “It’s a dangerous profession, and we do have these attacks every year,” said Major George Moore, the […]

Baldwin County Sheriff's Office searching for escaped inmate

BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. (WPMI) — The Baldwin County Sheriff's Office is searching for an inmate worker who walked off from mowing grass at the Sheriff's Training Center at 15950 Mosley Road in Stapleton, Alabama. The inmate, Jonathan Singleton, was last seen wearing a brown corrections uniform. If you have any...
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Corrections officer attacked by inmate at Branch prison

MARQUETTE –A female corrections officer sustained injuries in an assault at the Marquette Branch Prison on Nov.22. Shortly after 8 p.m., three officers were on the gallery of the maximum security unit and were letting prisoners out for showers when one of the inmates began to attack the officer in the head using a weapon, according to a Michigan Department of Corrections press release.

Assault at LCC Sends Inmate to Hospital

(KFOR NEWS December 1, 2021) An inmate at the Lincoln Correctional Center (LCC) is being treated at a Lincoln hospital for serious injuries resulting from an assault by another inmate. The assault occurred Monday morning, in the cell shared by both men. A staff member reported seeing one of the...

Inmate’s death at Lawton Correctional Facility under investigation

LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) - An inmate from the Lawton Correctional Facility is accused of killing his cell mate. According to the Oklahoma Department of Corrections, the inmate, who has not been named, is accused of killing Michael Gehring on Wednesday, Nov. 24. Charges are pending on the inmate accused in...

Tenn. sheriff's office hosts inmate job fair

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Hamilton County inmates nearing release and seeking work were given an opportunity Tuesday to introduce themselves to area employers at a job fair. About a dozen vendors attended the event, hosted by the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office at the Silverdale Detention Center. They offered job training and placement, counseling, financial literacy and more to around 40 inmates who are days or months away from being released from the Tennessee Department of Correction.