Feb 2, 2013
Arkansas prison inmate found dead in cell
Department of Correction spokeswoman Shea Wilson says 66-year-old Ligie Waddell apparently committed suicide in his cell at the East Arkansas Regional Unit at Brickeys Saturday morning.
Claims commission awards $100 to Arkansas inmate
The Arkansas Claims Commission has awarded $100 to an inmate who says he was left in handcuffs in a prison cell for more than an hour.
Funeral set for slain Arkansas prison guard
Funeral arrangements have been set for a correctional officer who was stabbed to death at an eastern Arkansas prison last week.
Inmate fatally stabs guard in Arkansas
A prison guard was fatally stabbed Friday afternoon in eastern Arkansas by an inmate already serving a life sentence for first-degree murder.