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  1. Repeat offender behind bars after robbing senior citizenRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    A convicted felon is back behind bars this afternoon, after robbing a senior citizen last night and getting into a physical altercation with the woman's husband. According to the victim, she and her husband were headed to their car in the Perkins parking lot, at 14801 S. Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers, last night around a white male pushed the woman and grabbed her purse.

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  2. Ohio man gets 3 years for providing heroin in fatal overdoseRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    A northeastern Ohio man who gave heroin to a woman who later died from an overdose has been sentenced to three years in a state prison. Twenty-two-year-old Jack Shaffer turned and apologized to the family of Julia Robbins in the sentencing hearing this past week in Akron.

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  3. Super Bowls and prison escapesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    It may just be a coincidence but the two most recent attempts to escape from a Michigan prison occured near the Super Bowl. A convicted killer from West Michigan who tried to escape prison once before has been caught trying to do it again.

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  4. Frankford father and son arrested on drug and gun chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WMDT

    A Frankford father and son are behind bars and facing a number of gun and drug charges, following an investigation into a residential burglary. Elijah Foreman Jr., 23, was arrested on Friday in connection to a burglary that occurred this past Wednesday.

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  5. Richmond Man, 27, Convicted In Antioch Crime Spree Sentenced To 46 Years To LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KRON 4

    A Richmond man convicted for a 2011 crime spree in Antioch that featured multiple robberies, kidnapping, sexual battery and a stolen puppy was sentenced Friday, according to the Contra Costa District Attorney. Leon Ferguson, 27, got a total sentence of 46 years to life in state prison.

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  6. Hammond man sentenced to 30 years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    A Hammond man faces 30 years in state prison after admitting he engaged in sexual acts with a 12-year-old male during the summer months of 2013 and January 2014 in the town of Macomb. Robert M. Petrie Jr., 44, of Bailey Road, pleaded guilty to five counts of first-degree criminal sexual act, Class B violent felonies, Friday afternoon in St. Lawrence County Court.

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  7. A public hearing to consider the possible parole of Steven Constable, #243706Read the original story

    Yesterday | State of Michigan

    The Michigan Parole Board will hold a public hearing on Thursday, January 22, 2015 to consider the possible parole of Steven Constable, #243706. It will be held at 11:00 a.m. at the Richard A. Handlon Correctional Facility in Ionia, Michigan.

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  8. N.J. man admits robbing 69-year-old womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jersey Journal

    Andrew A. Kramer, 24, of Deptford Township, pleaded guilty in Superior Court Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, to 2013 armed robbery charges, according to the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office. A Gloucester County man admitted in Superior Court Friday to the 2013 armed robbery of a 69-year-old woman in her home, according to the prosecutor's office.

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  9. Butting out not as hard as expectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner

    A PRISONERS advocate says he has received no complaints and is pleasantly surprised with how the transition to smoke-free Tasmanian prisons has been handled. A PRISONERS advocate says he has received no complaints and is pleasantly surprised with how the transition to smoke-free Tasmanian prisons has been handled.

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  10. No bail for Gardner man charged in stabbing, kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    A Gardner man charged with stabbing a woman before kidnapping her and her daughter has been deemed dangerous by a Gardner District Court judge and will be held without bail for 120 days, according to the district attorney's office. Carl Carbonello, 41, of 141 Main St. in Gardner, is charged with attempted murder, armed assault to murder, two counts of kidnapping, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon , larceny over $250, home invasion, and two counts of intimidating a witness.

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  11. Adams man sentenced to prison for sale of stolen wind farm wireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MassLive.com

    In October and November of 2013 thousands of pounds of specialty wire used in electric-generating windmills was stolen from a project in Florida, Mass. Thursday, an Adams man was convicted of selling that copper wire to a scrap yard and sent to state prison.

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  12. Heidi Montag's father arrested on child sex abuse chargesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    According to a press release from the Aspen Police Department, Montag, 67, was charged with three counts of sexual assault on a child by one in a position of trust, and one charge of aggravated incest, reports people.com. Both charges are considered class three felonies, which can result in a state prison sentence of four to 12 years and a fine of $3,000 to $750,000.

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  13. Kasich issues reprieves for all executions scheduled in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Review

    The move came less than a month after state prison officials changed the drug used to put inmates to death and amid continuing national debate over the death penalty following complications during executions in Ohio and elsewhere. The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction said the schedule changes were needed "to allow DRC and defense counsel to continue necessary preparations for the adoption and implementation" of a new lethal injection drug protocol announced several weeks ago.

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  14. Former NCP inmate says work clothes were not returned after his releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The News Item

    Rob wheary/Staff Photo Ron Nahodil, of Coal Township, holds the charger he managed to get back from the Northumberland County Prison. He was committed to the prison on Jan. 14, the day fire destroyed the prison and spent a 10-day sentence at SCI Coal Township, but is currently waiting to get his clothing, including a $250 jacket, back from the prison.

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  15. Deputies target drunk drivers Super Bowl weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KFMB-TV San Diego

    As part of the "Avoid the 8" campaign to reduce DUI's along Highway 78 and neighboring communities, deputies are fanned out across the county on game day and checkpoints are underway in San Marcos. In this video report, CBS News 8's Abbie Alford reports how much drivers stand to lose if they break the law.

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  16. Hammond Man SentencedTo 30 Years In PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Watertown Daily Times

    A Hammond man faces 30 years in state prison after admitting he engaged in sexual acts with a 12-year-old boy during the summer of 2013 and January 2014 in the town of Macomb. Robert M. Petrie Jr., 44, of Bailey Road, pleaded guilty to five counts of first-degree criminal sexual act, Class B violent felonies, Friday afternoon in St. Lawrence County Court.

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  17. APNewsBreak: Killer says his ideas influenced family suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vallejo Times-Herald

    Dan Lafferty sees himself as a prophet who will prepare the world for the second coming and has little following, but 10 years ago he started a relationship with a young woman who was drawn to him after reading a book chronicling the slayings that put him in prison. In September, Kristi Strack and her husband, Benjamin, and three children overdosed on a combination of methadone and cold medicine, a deed that Lafferty says was influenced by his ideas and philosophy.

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  18. Judge dismisses convicted killer's claim that former defense had improper relations with AyotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Concord Monitor

    A superior court judge has dismissed James Dale's claim that his trial attorneys ineffectively defended him 16 years ago, and that one of them had an inappropriate relationship with then-prosecutor and current U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte. In a 17-page order issued Wednesday, semiretired Judge Kathleen McGuire ruled that Dale is no longer eligible to argue the claims, and that none of them, "individually or taken together, warrant the petitioner's requested relief."

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  19. Married former SDPD officers sentenced to three years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KFMB-am

    Two married former San Diego police officers who broke into people's homes while on duty and stole prescription painkillers to feed their drug addictions were each sentenced Friday to three years in state prison. Bryce Charpentier, 32, and Jennifer Charpentier, 42, pleaded guilty in November to conspiracy to commit a burglary, conspiracy to commit a crime -- possession and sale of a controlled substance -- selling or furnishing a narcotic substance and possession of a firearm by an addict.

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  20. Baby gorilla tours exhibit on mom's backRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KFMB-TV San Diego

    Zoo staff say western lowland gorilla mother Jessica often places her baby on her back, which allows him to take in the exhibit from a safe space. The five-pound baby boy is also more alert, and he's starting to learn about the social dynamics of his troop by observing other members.

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