One of 2 Inmates Who Escaped Arkansas Jail Is Caught

One of two men who escaped from an Arkansas jail this week has been captured, the authorities said, after officials received a tip that he was hiding out in an…

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Former L.A. County deputy gets 30 days in jail for fatal 2019 shooting

A former Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy will serve 30 days in jail in connection with a fatal 2019 shooting in which authorities fired more than 30 rounds into the…

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Fox News Panelist OK With Trump Being ‘President From Jail’

At HuffPost, we believe that everyone needs high-quality journalism, but we understand that not everyone can afford to pay for expensive news subscriptions. That is why we are committed to…

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DOJ Report Highlights Increase in Jail Population to Pre-Pandemic Levels and Continued Systemic Issues

A report from the Justice Department’s Bureau of Justice Statistics reveals that, as of midyear 2022, while at least 30 percent (or 197,000 people) of the jail population was convicted,…

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After a year in office, L.A. County sheriff talks deputy gangs, jail deaths, overdoses

By the time Sheriff Robert Luna ousted his predecessor and became L.A. County’s top cop in late 2022, the nation’s largest sheriff’s department was awash in controversy. The half-century-old problem…

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Georgia Inmate’s Death Highlights Systemic Failures Within Fulton County Jail

A Fulton County, Georgia inmate’s recent death highlights systematic failures within Fulton’s jail and across its criminal justice system, Dylan Jackson reports for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Samuel Lawrence was arrested…

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Inmate Becomes Fourth Person to Escape Philadelphia Jail This Year

The fourth person to break out of a city jail this year in Philadelphia escaped from the city’s industrial Correctional Center, Ellie Rushing and Chris Palmer report for the Philadelphia…

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Study: Education Helps Ex-Offenders Find Jobs, Earn More, and Stay out of Jail

Findings published in the American Journal of Criminal Justice, based on an analysis of research studies on the effects of prison education in the U.S., discovered that incarcerated people who…

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Ex-RNC Chair Torches Trump: ‘Put His Ass In Jail’

Former Republican National Committee Chair Michael Steele said there’s only one way to stop Donald Trump’s attacks on judges and their staff. And that is to “put his ass in…

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Woman visiting inmate left overnight in Orange County jail

A woman visiting an inmate at an Orange County jail was forgotten and left overnight in the visitor’s area of the lockup, authorities said. The woman, described only as being…

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Good News! No Jail. Bad News… Go Work On Your Resume. – See Also

Good News! No Jail. Bad News… Go Work On Your Resume. – See Also – Above the Law Skip to content × Love ATL? Let’s make it official.Sign up for…

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Getting Rid Of Cash Bail Led To A Historic Dip In Jail Population

Innocent until proven guilty is a beautiful credo. Unfortunately, people who haven’t been convicted of a crime are treated in ways that are darn near criminal relatively often. For many…

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California County Tries Longer Jail Time to Stop Repeat Offenders

A new pilot program in Santa Clara County, California hopes to tackle the problem of repeat offenders by simply keeping them in jail longer, reports Ian Cull for NBC Bay…

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Kansas City Commission Recommends Alternatives to Incarceration Over Jail

A Kansas City Commission is arguing for creative reforms to reduce crime, save taxpayers money without jailing defendants and putting people’s housing and jobs at risk by locking them up,…

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Hong Kong court sentences journalist to 5 days in jail for obstructing police officer – JURIST

The West Kowloon Magistrates’ Court on Monday sentenced the head of the Hong Kong Journalists Association Ronson Chan to five days in jail, according to the Hong Kong Free Press…

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9 Deputies Indicted in Death of Man Beaten in Memphis Jail

Nine sheriff’s deputies in Memphis have been indicted in the death of a man with mental health problems who died in custody last fall after being stomped, punched and pinned…

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Sam Bankman-Fried Goes to Jail, Back to School With A.I. and A Self-Driving Car Update

casey newton It’s funny, if you go to the top podcasts on Spotify, most days, it’s, like, mixture of, like, Joe Rogan and his friends. But then it’s like sleep…

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Pennsylvania AG Set to Hold Preliminary Hearing on the 9-Day Jail Escape of a Murder Suspect

Pennsylvania Attorney General Michelle A. Henry has taken over the investigation into the escape of Michael Burham, a homicide suspect and kidnapping defendant in Pennsylvania. Burham was on the run…

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Trump Expected To Be Booked At Infamous Atlanta Jail

When former President Donald Trump and 18 others appear to be arraigned on the charges listed Monday in the Georgia indictment over election interference, they are expected to be booked…

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