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7 min ago | Tri-cityherald.com
Michael Spitzauer is in a federal jail for the second time since arriving in the U.S. almost 19 years ago.
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4 hrs ago | Connecticut Post
In this July 3, 2013 file photo, former Metropolitan Detention Center guard, Nancy Gonzalez, center, listens as her attorney, Anthony Rico, speaks to members of the media outside the federal courthouse in the Brooklyn borough of New York.
5 hrs ago | Florida Today
A long-simmering feud between Brevard County Clerk of Courts Scott Ellis and County Commission Vice Chair Robin Fisher erupted into a shouting match during Tuesday's commission meeting, leaving some audience members and county staff stunned.
9 hrs ago | KFSN
Jose Rivera, 22, was stabbed to death inside the Atwater Federal Prison in June 2008.
If the "old sly gray Fox" has his way, that will be his name and title should the 86-year-old former Congressman and former four-term-ex-governor pulls off the totally unexpected.
Two local judges had been enforcing a zero-tolerance policy for bad behavior by kids.
The Jackson man who pleaded guilty to damaging and defiling Jewish holy materials was sentenced to 12 months in federal prison Friday after a federal judge said the crime was "quite disturbing."
Artist Jesse Krimes spent three years of his 70-month sentence in the Butner, North Carolina, federal prison making a huge allegorical mural titled Apokaluptein:16389067 .
Nicholas Lee Blair, 31, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Sam R. Cummings to 210 months in federal prison and a lifetime of supervised release, following his guilty plea in November 2013 to an indictment charging one count of production of child pornography.
An orthopedic surgeon who admitted to botching and faking thousands of surgeries over a five-year period was sentenced Friday to four-and-a-half years in federal prison for one count of health care fraud.
Fifty-nine-year-old Linda Rose Gagnon of Irvine was sentenced Friday for wire fraud and was ordered to pay restitution.
Russell Adler, the 'A' in the infamous Rothstein Rosenfeldt Adler law firm run by convicted Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein, has been charged by the U.S. Attorney's Office with conspiring to violate federal campaign contribution laws, his attorney Fred Haddad confirmed Friday.
David "Detroit Dave" Payne, 37, was sentenced to five years in federal prison and three years supervision after his release.
A Springfield, MO, man pleaded guilty Feb. 26 to transporting a 17-year old female from the Boston area into Rhode Island with the intent to engage in criminal sexual activity following an investigation led by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations .
The local U.S. Attorney's Office has launched a federal prison re-entry program aimed at helping people with felony convictions reclaim their lives.
By Kristal Dixon An Atlanta man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for using a firearm while committing armed robbery.