Tuesday Aug 19
Three More in Custody Due to DOC Miscalculations, One Still at Large
Nebraska Department of Correctional Services Director Mike Kenney announced Tuesday the three individuals previously listed as "at large" who had warrants have been arrested.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
From: Gov. Heineman's Office Today, Gov. Dave Heineman and Nebraska Department of Correctional Services Director Mike Kenney announced administrative personnel actions taken to hold accountable the agency staff members responsible for inmate sentencing miscalculations.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
New Tecumseth Free Press
Province releases OPP billing model that kicks in January 1
The new billing model that municipalities across the province who contract services with the OPP have been waiting to receive for months was unveiled today by the Minister of Community Safety and Correctional Services.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Officials begin Removing Names From Maryland Sex Registry
Corrections officials say they have started the process of removing more than 800 names from Maryland's Sex Offender Registry.
Tama County District Court
Letisia Bonilla Perez, 22, rural Tama, entered written guilty pleas to two charges of child endangerment - substantial risk and a pair of charges for failure to appear in court.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
DOC Announces Employee Suspensions After Sentence Miscalculation
Director Mike Kenney announced Wednesday he has taken steps to respond to the investigation completed by Jackson-Lewis that inmate prison sentences were miscalculated.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
King now step closer to prison
The Eastern Cape's dagga-smoking king moved a step closer to jail with the failure of his legal appeal.
Custer County Chief
Nebraska senators to seek more prison oversight
Nebraska lawmakers are looking at ways to increase oversight of the state's troubled prison system, possibly by creating an independent watchdog position or by having the department answer to the Legislature.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Correctional Services had Two Nebraska Supreme Court Rulings to Go By
Nebraska lawmakers are looking at ways to increase oversight of the state's troubled prison system, including creation of an independent watchdog position or by having the department answer to the Legislature.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Corrections Officer Beaten By Md. Inmate
The Cumberland Times-News reports the 54-year-old sergeant at the Western Correctional Institution was repeatedly punched by an inmate early Friday morning.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Police Search For Man Serving Time
The Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services issued a walk off notification for Brian Cherry, a man serving five years for possession of a firearm.
Official in trouble over jail 'love affair'
A female Correctional Services official was suspended for allegedly having an intimate relationship with an offender from the Tswelelopele Correctional Centre in Kimberley, who has since been released on parole.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Prison lockdown threat over dog squad plan
PRISON officers will put the state's jails into lockdown if plans to reintroduce a dedicated dog squad within Correctional Services proceed.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Mom upset at parole for killer
Sharon Jeenabhai, the mother of 10-year-old Natasha Sukdeo, who was murdered 19 years ago, feels the justice system has failed her.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
The Windsor Star
New South West Detention Centre begins receiving inmates
A jail cell at the South West Detention Centre in Windsor, Ont. is shown on Friday, May 2, 2014.
Some Call for Investigation of Sentencing Errors
Some Nebraskans are calling for a criminal investigation of the Department of Correctional Services after internal emails showed officials knew sentences were being calculated incorrectly for hundreds of prisoners and didn't correct the problem.