Three county prison guards in Pennsylvania have been suspended and face charges they harassed and otherwise mistreated inmates.
Officials in a central Pennsylvania county are debating whether money should be deducted from the personal accounts of prison inmates to pay money owed to victims and taxpayers.
The man charged with holding a business owner hostage inside Three Gateway Center in Downtown Pittsburgh is facing new charges after the alleged assault of another inmate at the Allegheny County Jail.
In the early morning hours, sheriff deputies deliver an inmate to a methadone clinic in Homewood — a trip they make about 20 times a month — at taxpayer expense.
Two Westmoreland County Prison employees are being charged with having sexual relationships with inmates.
Hollywood made an appearance at the Allegheny County Jail this morning.
Allegheny County Councilman Jim Burn tells Mike Pintek that putting inmates to work on county parks and roads is an issue that needs some more examination.