An accused Mexican drug trafficker known as the “Queen of the Pacific” has been sentenced to 70 months in prison in federal court in Miami.
A Putnam County woman has been charged with stealing more than $20,000 from residents of a group home she owned.
A man is back behind bars after authorities say he robbed a central Florida convenience store just hours after getting out of prison for armed robbery.
Two South Florida mothers have been sentenced to prison for their roles in staging car accidents to commit fraud on insurers.
Steady applause from men dressed in blue-grey prison uniforms preceded Steven Petrarca as he stood planted behind the chapel lectern at Wakulla Correctional Institution.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida judge is raising questions about whether it was legal for the state to move ahead with a plan to privatize nearly 3,000 jobs in the state’s prisons. Circuit Judge […]
A Florida woman will spend life in prison for killing her ex-lover’s new girlfriend in northern Pennsylvania two years ago.
About 160 inmates were evacuated when an electrical fire broke out at a Tampa jail.
A Tampa Bay area man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for a drunken driving crash that left his wife dead.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida led 35 states in a study issued Wednesday with a whopping 166 percent increase in the estimated average time that released prisoners spent behind bars over a 19-year span. The […]