The aging Fayette County Prison’s days are numbered. Commissioners voted 2-1 Tuesday to replace the 124-year-old facility with a new state-of-art facility at a cost of $31 million.
The Fayette County Prison is in need of an upgrade. It’s the second oldest operating facility in the state of Pennsylvania.
Stone walls hide the grim reality of life in the Fayette County Prison.
A 20-year-old New Castle man faces at least 10 charges after police say he lead them on a chase then crashed into a house on Raymond Street.
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.
A man accused of giving a teenager sleeping pills and then raping her is now facing trial.
An elderly funeral home directory, accused of killing a man will get house arrest until his trial.
A former instructor at the Hartwood Equestrian center got 11-and-a-half to 23 months in jail for allegedly sexually assaulting two teens.
Taylor Swift performed at Heinz Field Saturday for about 57,000 fans with very little trouble.
The incident happened at the employee entrance of the jail, about 10 p.m. Thursday night.
Police say a suspect’s phone call from a convenience store telephone helped them to charge him with stealing $142 worth of change from the business.
Fencing capped with razor-sharp wire on a rural hilltop, the Greene County Prison is where inmates await trial or sentencing.
The fire alleged rape victim stood several feet from William Dixon in court as she relived a sexual assault that police say happened on June 9.
Authorities in Greene County say the two men who escaped from the Greene County Jail on Saturday afternoon have been recaptured.
A suspended Allegheny County police officer, charged in several road rage incidents, is now out of jail but he’s not exactly a free man.