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Jeremy Noelle is the Local Union Council 31 representative for the American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees.
Amnesty International France and La Boite a Bulles have published a 128-page French language graphic novel entitled Panthers in the Hole.
Kristina Fetters at the Iowa Correctional Institution for Women on Thursday, Sept.
A southern New Jersey woman who fatally stabbed a man last year during an argument in his home has been sentenced to 20 years in state prison.
Officials say an inmate is back in custody after he escaped from a Greer County minimum security prison last Wednesday.
McAlester - Joshua Drake once was offered the chance to be a corrections officer but turned it down because he didn't want to leave his wife and aging parents for six weeks to train hundreds of miles away in El Reno.
Oregon's biggest prison held 3,056 prisoners on Friday and employed nearly 900 staffers, a corrections colossus that, if incorporated, would be the second-biggest city in Malheur County.
Rebecca Proctor, Executive Director of the Kansas Organization of State Employees, says there have been 17 inmate-on-staff batteries since June.
A third execution by lethal injection has gone awry in six months, renewing debate over whether there is a foolproof way for the government to humanely kill condemned criminals, and whether it's even worth looking for one.
Six months after his emergency declaration, many agencies and departments can't say whether their efforts to conserve water are sufficient because few have been comparing how much water they are using this year to last.
A Town of Plattekill man was sentenced Friday in Ulster County Court to 20 years in state prison for raping an 80-year-old woman in her home.
A fence surrounds the state prison in Florence, Ariz., where Joseph Rudolph Wood was put to death on Wednesday.
A Milwaukee man will spend three-and-a-half years in a state prison for helping rob a musician of a 300-year-old Stradivarius violin.
Teresa Jacobo is the fourth person sentenced in a corruption scandal that left the blue-collar Los Angeles suburb teetering on the edge of financial ruin.
Oklahoma prison officials say an inmate who walked away from a minimum security facility in Granite has been captured in Texas.
N.Y. prison officers block journalists from tourist site State press association condemns interference; state says journalists violated policy Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1mNaI4X An upstate New York TV crew was threatened with arrest by corrections officers as they filmed at a public historic site on the grounds of an ... (more)
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