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  1. John Florez: Utah's prison relocation is like a Christmas fruitcakeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Deseret News

    The idea of prison relocation is like Christmas fruitcake: no one really wants it, but it keeps making the rounds every once in a while. And each time, relocation turns out to be unfeasible and too costly to the taxpayers.


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    Friday | ABC 33/40

    A former state employee has been sentenced to nearly six years in prison for stealing identifies that were used to file more than $1 million in fraudulent income tax returns. Sasha Webb of Prattville received a sentence of five years and 10 months and was ordered to pay nearly $529,000 in restitution for mail fraud and aggravated identity theft.


  3. Man caught at Mexican border sentenced in shootingRead the original story

    Friday | MyFoxNY

    A man who had fled to the Mexican border after a northern New Jersey shooting in February 2013 has been sentenced. Forty-year-old Karl Friday, of Denville, was sentenced Friday to nine years in state prison for shooting the man in Newton and then assaulting a corrections officer.


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    Friday | KFMB-TV San Diego

    A half-dozen people on their way to Mexico for a funeral were injured Friday, three fatally, when a blowout caused an SUV to crash and overturn on Interstate 15 in the far northern reaches of San Diego County. A half-dozen people on their way to Mexico for a funeral were injured Friday, three fatally, when a blowout caused an SUV to crash and overturn on Interstate 15 in the far northern reaches of San Diego County.


  5. EL teen gets more prison time for attack on guardRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Salem News

    An attack on a corrections officer at the Columbiana County Jail netted an East Liverpool teen an additional six months in prison. Queysean Sallis, 19, Jackson Street, East Liverpool, is currently serving five years for two counts of improper discharge of a firearm, one of which was fired in the direction of a home, narrowly missing a small child.


  6. Ex-Plaistow planner waives first court appearance in ID fraud caseRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago |

    Plaistow's ex-town planner accused of hacking into email accounts of three fellow employees waived her first court appearance scheduled for Monday, but could still challenge evidence that led to her arrest.


  7. Marijuana odor leads deputy to suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Kinston Free Press

    A Lenoir County Sheriff's Office deputy was on a routine patrol Dec. 10 when he detected the ambient smell of marijuana coming from a vehicle ahead of him. As Deputy Thomas Grady drove down U.S. 70 East, he noticed a dark-colored Chevrolet Suburban frequently switching lanes.


  8. Anchorage inmate commits suicide in jail bathroom, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    A 28-year-old inmate was found dead early Friday in a bathroom at the Anchorage Correctional Complex hours after he was arrested, according to the Alaska Department of Corrections. Robert Alexie killed himself using an "article of clothing," said Sherrie Daigle, deputy director of the Department of Corrections.


  9. Offenders make 'Gifts of the Heart'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    Offender Stan Paige fills stockings for the Fremont County Department of Human Services on Friday at Colorado Territorial Correctional Facility. Offender Stan Paige fills stockings for the Fremont County Department of Human Services on Friday at Colorado Territorial Correctional Facility.


  10. Oklahoma official says state has execution drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | News Times

    File - This Oct. 9, 2014 file photo, shows an arm restraint on the gurney in the the execution chamber at the Oklahoma State Penitentiary in McAlester, Okla. Attorneys for 21 death row inmates who will be in a federal court this week challenging Oklahoma's lethal injection procedure outlined their strategy in court documents that reveal grisly new details in the botched execution of an inmate in April, 2014.


  11. Chesapeake inmate's death ruled a suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    A 19-year-old man sentenced earlier this year on multiple felony counts committed suicide at Indian Creek Correctional Center. Dai'yaan Longmire died Nov. 8, state corrections officials confirmed Friday.


  12. Accused theater shooter's parents reach out to Pueblo manRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    The parents of accused Aurora theater shooter, James Holmes, released a statement Friday asking for their son not to be executed. "We believe that the death penalty is morally wrong, especially when the condemned is mentally ill," wrote Robert and Arlene Holmes.


  13. RiversideRIVERSIDE: Child molester sentenced to 75 years to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise

    A Riverside man who disappeared just as his child molestation trial was starting and surfaced 13 years later was sentenced to 75 years to life in state prison Friday, Dec. 19. Todd Eric Dalton, 55, was convicted in absentia in Riverside County Superior Court in 2001 of nine counts related to continued sexual abuse of a child under 14, molestation of a child under 14, and forcible sexual penetration. One girl was molested from age 8 to 11 and another when she was ages 5 and 6, according to excerpts of a probation report read by Judge Edward Webster.


  14. San Carlos Man Could Spend 8 Years in PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago |

    A former San Mateo County Sheriff's deputy convicted of severely beating a romantic rival will be evaluated by mental health experts before receiving a prison sentence, said San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe. After a nine-day trial, a jury on Nov. 6 found Colin Troy Smith, 43, of San Carlos, guilty of felony assault causing great bodily injury, witness intimidation and misdemeanor violation of a restraining order, prosecutors said.


  15. Driver in Redondo Beach crash pleads not guilty to manslaughter charges in death of 4Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

    A photo from the Facebook page of Martha Gaza shows the entire Gaza family. Martha Gaza and her son, Samuel, were both killed in a crash Wednesday on Pacific Coast Highway in Redondo Beach.


  16. In Brief: Man to serve up to 80 years in Erie County molestation casesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    An Erie man was sentenced Friday in Erie County Court to serve 40 to 80 years in state prison on charges that he sexually molested two girls and raped one of them over a period of several years. Milo Newlon, 42, also was designated a sexually violent predator and must register his whereabouts with police for the rest of his life upon his release from prison, Judge Shad Connelly ordered. 1 comment

  17. BGCC cuts ribbon on new and innovative playgroundRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Cleveland Daily Banner

    Boys & Girls Clubs of Cleveland members can begin to enjoy a new, and very unique, playground with the installation of some very radical equipment. The new playground, the only one of its kind in the nation, was launched Thursday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.


  18. Prison Sentence for Accidental Shooting DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    A former sailor who fatally shot his girlfriend in what authorities believe was an accident stemming from improper gun use was sentenced today to five years in state prison. Jonathan Michael Delgado, 24, pleaded guilty last month to involuntary manslaughter for the Jan. 16 death of 20-year-old Krystal Fesher of San Jacinto.


  19. Judges: Reduced court penalties lead fewer to opt for drug treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Democrat

    Felony Drug Court graduates at a previous ceremony. There may be fewer taking part in court-ordered drug treatment programs due to the passage of Proposition 47. More than a month after its passage, courtrooms across California are still adjusting to Proposition 47, which reduces certain felony charges to misdemeanors.


  20. BEWARE: Escaped inmate from Coffee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WALA

    The Elba Work Release Center is located in Coffee County. If you see Corbett or have information that may lead to his recapture, please contact ADOC at (800) 831-8825.