Coronavirus In Pennsylvania: Information On State Prison Cases To Be Made Available OnlineThe Department of Corrections announced it will share regular updates about the coronavirus in the state prison system via its website.
Parole System Could See Changes After Review Of Murder CasesAn internal review of Pennsylvania's parole system spurred by five parolees getting charged in quick succession with homicide is, in theory, acknowledging a long-standing complaint of parole agents.
3 Pa. Corrections Staff Members Arrested For ContrabandThree Pennsylvania Department of Corrections staff members have been arrested for contraband.
Dept. Of Corrections: SCI Greene Employee Exposed To Unknown Substance, HospitalizedThe state Department of Corrections says an employee of SCI Greene was hospitalized Tuesday night after being exposed to an unknown substance.
Megan's Law Sex Offenders At Halfway House Anger Braddock CommunityBraddock residents are upset several Megan's Law offenders have recently been housed in a halfway house in their neighborhood.
Pennsylvania Prisons Say Goodbye To Food Loaf PunishmentPennsylvania state inmates are no longer being punished with the baked brown slabs known as food loaves.
Officer On Desk Duty After K-9 Left In Hot Car DiesA Pennsylvania corrections officer has been put on desk duty after a drug-detecting dog in his care was left in a hot vehicle after a training exercise and died.
Pa. Police Dog Left In Hot Car During Training Exercise DiesPennsylvania prison officials are investigating the death of a drug-detecting police dog left in a hot vehicle for 2½ hours during a training exercise.
Warden Stabbed In Riot At Alabama PrisonInmates set a fire, seized control of a dormitory and stabbed two corrections officials during a violent uprising at a prison in southern Alabama, authorities said Saturday.
Inmate Serving Life Sentence Says He's Not Allowed To MarryAn inmate serving a life sentence at a western Pennsylvania correctional facility says he isn't being allowed to marry.
Inmate's Death Under Investigation At SCI GreenePolice are investigating after a prison inmate was murdered Friday.
Aging Fayette Co. Prison In Need Of UpgradeThe Fayette County Prison is in need of an upgrade. It's the second oldest operating facility in the state of Pennsylvania.
Fight Club Allegations Probed At SCI FayetteA full-blown investigation is underway into a so-called "fight club" inside SCI Fayette. A corrections officer reached out to KDKA Investigator Marty Griffin claiming inmates have been seriously injured.