New Procedures To Combat Prison Drug Smuggling Costing Pa. About $15MThe head of Pennsylvania's prison system says it's costing the state about $15 million to implement new procedures to combat drug smuggling.
Synthetic Drugs Believed To Be Cause In Rash Of Prison Employee IllnessesSynthetic drugs are believed to be the cause in a rash of illnesses among Pennsylvania prison employees.
Pennsylvania Prisons Placed On Lockdown As Mystery Illnesses ProbedPennsylvania's state prisons are on lockdown after staff members required treatment in recent weeks from exposure to a yet-unidentified substance described as a liquid synthetic drug.
2 Corrections Officers Sickened At SCI Fayette In 1 DayTwo corrections officers were sickened in one day at SCI Fayette.
Officer Sickened By Unknown Substance At SCI FayetteAn officer performing fire, safety and security checks the at Fayette State Correctional Institution was sickened by an unknown substance on Saturday morning.
Inmate Charged In Homicide At SCI FayetteAn inmate serving time at a Pennsylvania prison for murder has been charged with criminal homicide after police say he punched another inmate, causing fatal injuries.
Corrections Officer Charged, Accused Of Having Sex With InmateA state correctional institution officer is facing charges for allegedly having sex with an inmate.
Ferry Usage Down Since Opening Of Mon-Fayette Expressway BridgeThe Fredericktown Ferry has been carrying people and their cars across the Monongahela River for decades.
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.