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November 24, 2017
Inmate recaptured after walking away from Clay County Jail annex
MOORHEAD — Moorhead police have recaptured an inmate who walked away from the Clay County Jail on Thursday, Nov. 23. The inmate, James...
November 24, 2017 - 7:31pm
August 31, 2017
Sheriff: SD man on the lam after assaulting correctional officer
LAKE ANDES, S.D. — A man who law enforcement says escaped from the Charles Mix County jail Wednesday night, Aug. 30, is considered dangerous...
August 31, 2017 - 10:04am
August 2, 2017
Authorities capture last Alabama inmate who used peanut butter to escape from jail
The last of 12 inmates who escaped from an Alabama jail over the weekend with the aid of peanut butter was recaptured hundreds of miles away...
August 2, 2017 - 6:59am
May 30, 2017
In ND's Cass County, officials concerned about local cost of slowing inmate boom
FARGO — Cass County officials like the goals of new laws that aim to stem rising incarceration rates in North Dakota's jails and prisons,...
May 30, 2017 - 9:13pm
January 3, 2017
Jail hires behavioral health specialist: Position part of broader reform effort focusing on mental illness, addiction in incarceration
BISMARCK — Burleigh County Detention Center is focusing on addressing mental illness and addiction — seen in a large percentage of jail admissions....
January 3, 2017 - 7:05am
January 2, 2017
Man suspected of stealing Army Reserve weapons escapes Rhode Island jail
A getaway car thought to have been stolen by a man who escaped from a maximum security detention facility in Rhode Island over the weekend has been found in neighboring Massachusetts, authorities said on Monday.James Morales, 35, suspected of stealing weapons from a U.S. Army Reserve...
January 2, 2017 - 11:00pm
November 22, 2016
ND man to stay in custody longer for peeing in jail food tray
MINOT, N.D.—A 26-year-old Belcourt man will serve about 18 months in prison for urinating in his meal tray at the Ward County Jail and then giving the covered tray to a jail employee.
November 22, 2016 - 6:41am
October 29, 2016
Stutsman jail houses DAPL protesters
The Stutsman County Correctional Center has housed 12 people this week who have been involved with the protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline. Chad Jackson, Stutsman County jail administrator, said four women were transported from Morton County to the correctional center early...
October 29, 2016 - 6:52am
October 13, 2016
Federal inmates to return to Devils Lake facility
DEVILS LAKE—Federal inmates will return to the Lake Region Law Enforcement Center, a turning point for the Devils Lake jail that has seen several escape attempts. The U.S. Marshals Service visited the LEC last week to review the facility's security, LEC Director Rob Johnson...
October 13, 2016 - 7:53am
September 3, 2016
Shooter wounds two in California jail, suspect held
Two Fresno County, California, sheriff's employees were wounded in a shooting at the county jail on Saturday, and a suspect is in custody, authorities said.The Fresno County Sheriff's Office said the shooting took place in the jail's main lobby.
September 3, 2016 - 7:00pm
July 29, 2016
Muslim inmates sue Cass County Jail, claim they were fed pork
FARGO — Four Muslim inmates have sued the Cass County Jail and several of its jailers, claiming they secretly were fed pork, according to a complaint filed in federal court. Jail officials declared its meals were porkfree in November 2015, according to the complaint, but continued...
July 29, 2016 - 6:31am
July 3, 2016
'The wrongness of it': Drug rehab lacking in local jails, where it's needed
MOORHEAD, Minn. —After hours of heavy boozing, Shane Curtis was struggling to steady himself outside Anchorage Recovery, a drug rehab center in downtown Moorhead. It was 1 a.m. on a Friday, and Curtis had come looking for a bed at the center where, he says, he hoped to get treatment...
July 3, 2016 - 11:21am
Inmate back in jail after escape
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. -- An inmate who escaped last month from Lake Region Law Enforcement Center has been captured. Kenneth Eagleman, 29, was arrested Sunday afternoon without incident at a Devils Lake residence, Ramsey County Sheriff Steve Nelson said. Eagleman escaped April 22 by...
May 3, 2016 - 9:57am
April 13, 2016
'Affluenza' Texas teen sentenced to about two years in jail
FORT WORTH, Texas - A Texas county judge sentenced the so-called "affluenza" teen on Wednesday to serve four consecutive 180-day terms in jail...
April 13, 2016 - 4:00pm
March 14, 2016
Prisoner releases will not be all profit
The mushrooming cost of keeping North Dakota wrongdoers in confinement has led to the creation of a 16-person study committee to consider methods of reducing the prison population. A number of states have claimed substantial savings by releasing prisoners into a probation and parole...
March 14, 2016 - 6:49am