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Anti-drug campaign leads to sharp rise in prison inmate numbers in Cambodia
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 09:15

The anti-drug campaign, which was launched more than a year ago, had led to a sharp increase in the numbers of prison inmates in Cambodia last year, a...

Nottingham Prison death: Inmate 'told woman her partner had died'
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 11:35

Leanne Blakey says a prisoner told her Anthony Solomon was "dead on the landing" at HMP Nottingham. BBC News - England

Inmate found dead at Hawke's Bay prison
  • Mon, 22 Jan 2018 13:25

An inmate at the Hawke's Bay Regional Prison was found dead this morning. Acting prison director Leonie Aben said there was no evidence to suggest tha...

French prison guards injured after attack by inmate
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 14:34

Seven French prison officers were hurt when an Islamist convict attacked them as he resisted a search, while guards resumed a strike Tuesday demanding...

Three French prison guards hurt in attack by Al-Qaeda inmate
  • Sat, 13 Jan 2018 10:31

Three guards at a jail in northern France have been injured in a blade attack by a German Al-Qaeda militant who plotted the deadly suicide bombing of ...

Correctional officers face criminal charges in death of inmate at N.B. prison in 2015
  • Fri, 05 Jan 2018 14:28

Two correctional officers are facing criminal charges after a lengthy investigation into the death of Matthew Hines, a 33-year-old federal inmate who ...

Rape convict Ram Rahim a VIP in Rohtak jail? Inmate says yes, minister says no
  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 17:10

While other prisoners can meet their visitors for just 20 minutes, Ram Rahim's visitors are being allowed to stay in the premises for two hours, sai...

Deerbolt YOI officer doctored footage of attack on inmate
  • Tue, 10 Oct 2017 09:11

Michael Ambrose admitted assault at Teesside Crown Court and was given a suspended prison sentence. BBC News - England

Prison mental health care criticised after inmate suicide
  • Mon, 02 Oct 2017 11:09

The family of a man who hanged himself in HMP Bristol says he needed mental health unit care. BBC News - England

Authorities find escaped inmate in Benson home's crawlspace
  • Thu, 14 Sep 2017 02:05

Authorities on Wednesday captured an inmate who escaped from Greene County Correctional facility in Maury after an hours-long search in Benson. WRAL....

High Court rules that 'slopping out' by Mountjoy inmate breached his right to privacy
  • Wed, 13 Sep 2017 21:21

The High Court has ruled that a prisoner who "slopped out" in Mountjoy Prison had his rights to privacy breached. Top Stories:

Florida inmate Mark Asay executed by experimental injection
  • Fri, 25 Aug 2017 08:14

Florida uses an untried cocktail to kill Mark Asay, after fears the old drugs caused needless pain. BBC News - World

Florida set to execute death row inmate using new drug
  • Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:07

Florida is planning to execute a death row inmate Thursday for the first time in more than 18 months using a lethal injection drug that has never been...

One inmate still at large after 12-man jailbreak in Alabama
  • Mon, 31 Jul 2017 20:13

One inmate remained at large on Monday after a 12-person jailbreak from the Walker County Jail in Alabama, sheriff's deputies said. Top News -

Texas death row inmate seeks stay, says lawyer used Wikipedia in case
  • Fri, 28 Jul 2017 05:17

A Texas man scheduled for execution Thursday night asked for a last-minute stay, saying his former lawyer relied on Wikipedia for research on his case...

B.C. transgender inmate wins women's prison transfer request
  • Sun, 23 Jul 2017 20:28

A transgender inmate in British Columbia has won a years-long battle to serve the remainder of her sentence for first-degree murder at a women’s pri...

Ex-Gitmo inmate Omar Khadr to get $10.5M, apology from Canada: Official
  • Tue, 04 Jul 2017 18:34

The Canadian government is going to apologize and give millions to a former Guantanamo Bay prisoner who pleaded guilty to killing a U.S. soldier in Af...

Prison inmate reported missing from Castle Huntly
  • Sun, 02 Jul 2017 03:09

Andrew John Sharkey was being held at Castle Huntly prison west of Dundee. BBC News - Scotland

U.S. charges Guantanamo inmate Hambali in Bali and Jakarta attacks
  • Sun, 25 Jun 2017 21:19

The U.S. war court has filed charges against Indonesian Guantanamo bay inmate, Hambali, accusing him of directing terrorist attacks in Bali and Jakart...

Wedding bells, but no consummation for killer Magnotta and inmate fiance
  • Thu, 22 Jun 2017 10:26

You don’t see a wedding every day where both participants at the alter are murderers. Canada stories

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