SCI Somerset Guard Dies After Being Attacked By InmateAuthorities say a prisoner serving life killed a western Pennsylvania state prison guard who'd confiscated a towel being used to conceal the view of his bunk.
Prison Guard Guilty On 27 Counts In Inmate Abuse TrialA former prison guard accused of abusing inmates at SCI Pittsburgh was found guilty Thursday morning on 27 counts he faced in an inmate abuse trial.
Verdict In Prison Guard Abuse Trial Expected ThursdayA verdict is expected Thursday morning in the trial of former prison guard Harry Nicoletti.
Deliberations Enter Third Day In Prison Guard Abuse TrialJury deliberations continue in the trial of a former state prison guard who is accused in the alleged assault of inmates.
Jury To Deliberate In Former Prison Guard's TrialA jury is set to hear legal instructions from a judge before they begin deliberating the fate of a fired Pittsburgh state prison guard charged with physically and sexually abusing inmates because they were gay or convicted child molesters.
Witnesses Testify Against Former Prison Guard A former state prison guard cooperating with prosecutors in their abuse case against another ex-guard was known for telling tall tales, including once claiming that he worked on Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger's car, a third guard testified Tuesday.
Abuse Allegations Mount At SCI PittsburghThe investigation into claims of abuse at SCI Pittsburgh is ramping up after the Tuesday arrest of Harry Nicoletti, a correctional officer at the prison.
Zappala: More Arrests Of Corrections Officers PossibleJust one day after a local prison guard was charged with allegedly targeting and sexually assaulting convicted sex offenders, new allegations are coming to light.
SCI Pittsburgh Guard Facing Inmate Abuse ChargesA guard at the State Correction Institute in Pittsburgh is facing a long list of charges following alleged abuse of inmates.