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Sylvester Stallone plays Ray Breslin, a seasoned escape artist, who works for the government going undercover in prisons to test their security by breaking out of them.
Boxer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, whose career was cut short by a wrongful murder conviction that caused him to spend nearly two decades in federal prison, died Sunday following a battle with prostate cancer, the Associated Press reported: Carter had been battling terminal cancer since 2011.
News agency Inter Press Service offers an eerie report on the treatment of Muslims imprisoned for alleged involvement in "terror-related activity."
A U.S. Dept. of Justice survey was conducted in 2011-12 by RTI International of 92,449 inmates, including 1,738 interviews of juveniles ages 16 and 17 in jails and prisons and other detention facilities across the country.
Two East Bay men have been sentenced to federal prison terms for robbing a bank in Alameda last August, the U.S. Attorney's Office said.
Right now, she's holed up in a prison cell at the Federal Detention Center at 7th and Arch streets in Center City, across from the federal courthouse, where she has a date before a magistrate judge on Monday.
Less than 24 hours after Darrin McCormick tendered his resignation as mayor of Williamson, U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin Tuesday charged McCormick, 50, with making a materially false statement in a federal matter.
The former manager of a regional airport near Morganton has been given more time to report to prison for charges including embezzlement.
James Seyfried, 55, of Palm Coast; FL; Finlandia Pineda, 56, of Palm Coast, FL; and Elaine Taylor, 61, from Alma, were sentenced by Senior U. S. District Court Judge B. Avant Edenfield, according to a news release from the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of Georgia.
Rajat Gupta , the former Goldman Sachs Group director convicted in a 2012 insider trading scheme tied to the Galleon Group hedge fund, agreed to surrender to prison authorities on June 17 to begin a two-year sentence, a federal judge in Manhattan said.
The serial bank robber known as the Ball Cap Bandit said he's sorry, and asked for a lighter prison sentence.
A Multnomah County man with an extensive criminal history was sentenced to 14 years and 4 months in a federal prison Thursday for robbing the Bank of America in downtown Eugene .
Kimberly Banks, Donalene Mosley and Arneshia Austin were sentenced Thursday in Albany to serve 192 months, 37 months and 21 months in prison, respectively, for crimes relating to filing fraudulent income tax returns using stolen identities.
A DeBary man who traded a semi-automatic rifle and other guns for cocaine - while he was under a court-order not to possess firearms - was sentenced to more than seven years in prison on Thursday, prosecutors said.
Rupert James Duncan, 29, will serve nearly three years in federal prison for striking his girlfriend in the face with a large ceramic beer mug.