A woman convicted of downloading child pornography in a failed attempt to frame her estranged husband must spend six months to two years in county jail.
A woman serving time for kidnapping a newborn baby from a Pittsburgh hospital has died.
A former southwestern Pennsylvania police chief serving more than 11 years behind bars for extortion wants a federal judge to reduce his sentence to less than seven years because he’s tried to turn his life around and found God.
Two Pennsylvania county jail guards have been fired and charged with handcuffing an inmate to a shower stall for more than 30 minutes as they threw boxes, toilet paper rolls and rubber gloves filled with water at him.
A western Pennsylvania woman faces up to nine years in prison for downloading child pornography in an attempt to frame her estranged husband.
Earlier this year, former State Rep. Bill DeWeese was released from prison after finishing his sentence for political corruption.
An elderly man who pleaded guilty to killing his wife was sentenced Friday morning.
Former state Rep. Bill DeWeese has been released from prison after finishing his sentence for political corruption.
Bill DeWeese — once the top Democrat in the state House of Representatives — will be released from prison Sunday afternoon.
Last month, Fayette County commissioners elected to build a new $30 million prison. It’s a decision residents are still angry about.
Former Pennsylvania House Speaker John Perzel is looking forward to his future now that he’s out of prison – but it won’t be in Harrisburg.
A three-judge state Superior Court panel has rejected former state Sen. Jane Orie’s appeal of her conviction and subsequent prison sentence for campaign corruption and with introducing forged evidence, which resulted in a mistrial before her eventual conviction.
Former Republican state Sen. Jane Orie, who was convicted of using her legislative staff for her sister’s campaign for state Supreme Court judge, has been released from prison after serving less than two years.
Several agencies are investigating after an inmate was found dead in his prison cell in Waynesburg.
Police are investigating after a prison inmate was murdered Friday.