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59 min ago | Nashua Telegraph
About 20 minutes before a judge granted Christopher Bazar's request to suspend the remainder of his sentence for accidentally killing his friend in 2011, he reflected on the 34 months he's spent behind bars.
59 min ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal
A New York City man charged for his role in an alleged home invasion in the spring of 2013 in Massena has had his local charges satisfied by a felony conviction in Cortland County.
2 hrs ago | CBS Local
Montgomery County officials now confirm neighbors, living adjacent to the county prison in Eagleville, were never alerted that a prisoner had escaped Monday afternoon.
3 hrs ago | KVBC-TV Las Vegas
A Los Angeles man accused of leaving a dog to die from the heat inside an abandoned stolen van has been sentenced to more than a year in state prison.
5 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
BRICK - A Brick Township man paroled two months ago has been charged with stabbing a local gas station attendant in broad daylight on Labor Day after robbing him, authorities said today.
5 hrs ago | WSOCTV
One of North Carolina's longest-serving death-row inmates and his half brother are being freed after three decades in prison after another man's DNA was discovered on a cigarette butt left near the body of a girl the siblings were convicted of killing.
8 hrs ago | Fox News
The prison featured in the 1994 movie "The Shawshank Redemption" is getting a new lease on life as a tourist attraction after escaping demolition.
12 hrs ago | WYMG-FM Springfield
Illinois Department of Corrections officials are investigating a prison power outage to decide whether the state's correctional facilities are adequately prepared for emergencies.
12 hrs ago | New York Daily News
The 27-year-old convicted killer was transferred to a maximum security prison last month and quickly went on a hunger strike to protest the jail's conditions.
12 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin
Aaron Powell to be sentenced in double murder A jury took two hours to convict the Binghamton man of killing two people Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1pEJMve Aaron Powell was found guilty in the murders of his estranged wife and her friend in the Town of Binghamton.
15 hrs ago | Journal-Advocate
Michael Bowen, 32, who was convicted of second-degree murder in 2008, demonstrates his training with therapy dog Lazy Daisy during a 15-minute break from daily life.
A report released today raises concerns about inmate cancers and other serious health ailments at a state prison that sits next to a massive Fayette County coal waste dump full of toxic fly ash.
A judge ordered another psychiatric evaluation for a man accused of raping and killing his cousin in her south Charlotte apartment four years ago.
The Coast Guard rescued three people Sunday after their jet ski overturned and floated away a mile east of Fort Monroe on Thimble Shoal, according to Coast Guard officials.
Prosecutors have filed notice that they intend to seek the death penalty against a man accused of killing his cellmate in prison.
The Coast Guard says in a news release that the men swam to the Thimble Shoal range towers and climbed on the towers after the jet ski overturned and floated away.
Jeremie Thomas Suhoney Sr., 38, 421 Walnut St., Curwensville, pleaded guilty during plea and sentencing court in Clearfield County to rape, statutory sexual assault, two counts of involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, three counts of aggravated indecent assault, criminal attempt/involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, criminal attempt/aggravated ... (more)
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 09:44 pm
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