(HARVEY, La.) -- A convicted felon who had been in custody on a second-degree murder charge escaped on Sunday after pepper spraying his transporting deputy and stealing her car, authorities said.The inmate, Leon Ruffin, should be considered "armed and dangerous," Sheriff Joseph Lopinto of... Read More.
[The full version of this article can be found on Andscape, a sports and culture website owned and operated by ESPN. The Walt Disney Co. is the parent company of ABC News and ESPN.](MOBILE, Alabama) -- On July 21, 2023, Agolia Moore was already... Read More.
PUNXSUTAWNEY — A man currently jailed in Ohio is facing several charges in Jefferson County for the alleged theft of more than $10,000-worth of items from a Punxsutawney home.State... Read More.
(JONESBORO, Ga.) -- The Clayton County Sheriff’s Office said Monday that it is investigating a “racially motivated” murder that occurred on Sunday at the Clayton County Jail in Jonesboro, Georgia, where an inmate allegedly beat his cellmate to death “because of the color of... Read More.
CLEARFIELD – A $130,000 body scanner will soon be used at the Clearfield County Jail to help stop drugs and other contraband from being smuggled into the facility.Jail Warden Dave Gallagher noted at this week's Prison Board meeting that the process of purchasing and... Read More.
CLEARFIELD – The way you will be notified about inmate escapes and other emergencies at the Clearfield County Prison was thoroughly discussed at this week's Prison Board meeting.A new draft policy for alerting the public states that Warden David Gallagher will immediately contact the... Read More.
CLEARFIELD – A Clearfield County man is speaking out following the death of an inmate, reports of multiple overdoses, and recent charges filed against a woman for smuggling drugs into the county jail.At this week's Clearfield County Commissioners meeting, Charlie Lombardo said the county... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A 44-year-old inmate who escaped from a New York City-area hospital last month was tracked through New Jersey, Virginia and then back to Queens, where he was recaptured Tuesday morning after authorities found him sleeping on a friend’s couch, authorities said.The... Read More.
(PHILADELPHIA) -- Police have been on the heels of a convicted murderer who escaped from a suburban Philadelphia prison in late August.Danelo Cavalcante, 34, was convicted of first-degree murder in August for fatally stabbing his former girlfriend in 2021.Days after being sentenced, he broke out... Read More.
CLEARFIELD – A 38-year-old Clearfield County woman has been charged with smuggling fentanyl and other drugs into the county jail where three women overdosed, and one of them died.Clearfield Regional Police say Angela Ricketts is facing multiple felony counts including drug delivery resulting in... Read More.