California Prisons Could Soon Be Required To Add Vegan MealsCalifornia prisons could be the first in the nation to make a major dietary change for inmates.
4 Deputies Arrested, Accused Of Letting Inmate Throw Feces At OthersA California county sheriff's office arrested four of its own deputies who are accused of allowing a maximum-security prisoner to throw feces and urine at other inmates.
High Court Juvenile Lifer Ban Spurs Wider Review Of CasesA U.S. Supreme Court decision triggering new sentences for inmates serving mandatory life without parole for crimes committed as juveniles has had a far greater effect: The ruling is prompting lawyers to apply its fundamental logic — that it's cruel and unusual to lock teens up for life — to a larger population, those whose sentences include a parole provision but who stand little chance of getting out.
Woman gets 3 years for damaging man's penis during illegal surgeryA South Florida woman has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for damaging a man's penis during an illegal surgery.z
Wedding thief sentenced to 7 years in California prisonA thief who posed as a guest at California weddings and stole wallets, credit cards and cash from brides, guests and wedding workers will be honeymooning in prison.
Inmate Uses Sheets To Escape Kentucky Jail, Falls When Knot SlipsTwo inmates at a Louisville, Kentucky, jail could have used a course in knot-tying when authorities say they plotted an escape using bed sheets.
Fleeing Suspect In Ohio Drives Into Prison Parking LotPolice in Ohio say a Michigan man who drove away from a traffic stop smashed through a gate and landed right in a prison parking lot.
Man Sentenced In Mailing Of Meth In Mannequin HeadsA man has been sentenced for his role in the mailing of methamphetamine to Hawaii in two mannequin heads.
Drunk Woman Arrested, Mistook Jail For BarOne is a building with bars. The other is a building with a bar. A very drunk woman apparently had trouble telling them apart and ended up in a southwestern Michigan jail cell.