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Autauga County inmate dies after apparent medical episode

AUTAUGA COUNTY, Ala. (WSFA) - An inmate inside the Autauga County Metro Jail has died after an apparent medical episode. According to the Autauga County Sheriff’s Office, the incident took place Monday at 1:30 a.m. Corrections officers learned that a 38-year-old male inmate was suffering a medical emergency in the form of a seizure. They notified medics and began applying first aid measures. Shortly after paramedics arrived, the inmate was pronounced dead.
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Medical provider for Racine County Jail inmates files for bankruptcy

RACINE — A medical company, which has provided health care services for inmates in incarceration facilities throughout the Midwest including the Racine County Jail, has filed for bankruptcy as it faces multiple wrongful death lawsuits. A spokesman for the Racine County Sheriff’s Office, which operates the jail, said “there...
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State agents investigating Williamsburg County inmate death

WILLIAMSBURG COUNTY, S.C. (WCSC) - Agents with the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division are investigating after an inmate was found unresponsive at the Williamsburg County Detention Center. Williamsburg County deputies said the inmate was found around 6:10 a.m. Monday morning and called emergency medical services who were unsuccessful in rendering...

Voting Now Open for Inmate Holiday Art Contest

Press release from the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office:. The Humboldt County Correctional Facility’s Inmate Holiday Art Contest has returned for its fifth year, offering the community a chance to get involved and help spread holiday cheer to those incarcerated in our county. The Inmate Holiday Art Contest is...

Inmate injured after fight at Beaumont prison, investigation underway

BEAUMONT, Texas — An investigation is underway after an inmate at a Beaumont prison was injured during a fight. A representative with the United States Penitentiary Beaumont confirmed to 12News that an inmate was, "found with injuries consistent with an altercation," Monday morning. At this time, it is unclear what happened during the fight or how the inmate was injured.

Inmate Found Dead at Rockingham County Detention Facility

An inmate at the Rockingham County Detention Facility died on Saturday morning. At around 8 a male inmate was found unresponsive in his cell by a Detention Officer doing rounds. The inmate had been delivered breakfast shortly prior to the check and appeared fine at that time. Rockingham County Detention...

Budget for inmates' medical costs blown after just two months

One inmate’s medical bill took out the entire year’s budget for Inmate Medical Services. Flagler County Financial Services asked for $400,000 to replenish their budget for the fiscal year after the cost of one inmate wiped out their initial budget. The Inmate Medical Services budget for the 2022-2023...

Inmate caught in Nevada after escaping Lassen County Jail

SUSANVILLE, Calif. — The inmate who escaped the Lassen County Jail on Dec. 2 was caught in Nevada, according to the Lassen County Sheriff's Office (LCSO). The LCSO says they believe 35-year-old Angelo Atencio II escaped through a fence in the exercise yard. Deputies said Atencio got help from...

Inmate found dead at Williamsburg County Detention Center

WILLIAMSBURG COUNTY, S.C. (WCIV) — Agents with the State Law Enforcement Division (SLED) are investigating the circumstances surrounding an inmate found dead at the Williamsburg County Detention Center Monday morning, according to the Williamsburg County Sheriff's Office. At around 6:10 a.m., detention deputies contacted EMS after finding an inmate...

Detectives investigate inmate's death at northwest Indiana prison

WESTVILLE, Ind. — Detectives are investigating an inmate's death at a northwest Indiana state prison. The Westville Correctional Facility requested Friday that Indiana State Police investigate the death of an inmate at the facility. The inmate was identified as 53-year-old Matthew Chester. Indiana State Police said detectives with its...