Tennessee Jails Are Offering Inmates Shorter Sentences In Exchange For SterilizationTennessee inmates can receive upwards of 30 days cut from jail sentences if they agree to get a vasectomy or insert a contraceptive device into their body.
3 Prison Guards Suspended For Alleged Inmate AbuseThree county prison guards in Pennsylvania have been suspended and face charges they harassed and otherwise mistreated inmates.
County Mulls Using Inmate Accounts To Repay TaxpayersOfficials 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.
Man Accused In Gateway Center Hostage Situation Faces New ChargesThe 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.
Inmate Healthcare Costs: KD Investigates Gets ResultsIn 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.
2 Westmoreland Co. Prison Employees Charged For Relations With InmatesTwo Westmoreland County Prison employees are being charged with having sexual relationships with inmates.
Charles Dutton Offers Encouragement To Local InmatesHollywood made an appearance at the Allegheny County Jail this morning.
Allegheny Co. Reveiws Work Release Plan