Official: Rioting Prisoners Were 'Getting Ready for War'Rioting inmates armed themselves and "were getting ready for war" during a disturbance at a maximum security prison in Massachusetts, the state's top public safety official said Tuesday.
Dialing In: New Technology Should Help Track Prison PhonesFunding for the latest technology to try to combat illegal inmate cellphones in South Carolina's prisons is close to final approval.
Panhandle Prison Under Lockdown After 2 Attacks on GuardsPrison authorities in Florida say the Okaloosa Correctional Institution remains on lockdown following two attacks by inmates on correctional officers.
Retired Officer Sentenced To 25 Years For Receiving, Possessing Child PornographyA retired Miami police officer has been sentenced to 25 years in federal prison for receiving and possessing child pornography.
US Investigating Florida Prisoner's Death In Scalding Shower The U.S. Justice Department is investigating the death in a scalding shower of a Florida prisoner and may conduct a broader civil rights probe of state prisons.
Woman Sentenced After Drunk Tweeting Before Fatal Car CrashA South Florida woman who tweeted about being drunk minutes before a fatal wrong-way crash has been sentenced to 24 years in prison.
Ex-Detective Guilty Of Protecting Pot Ring A former Miami-Dade County police detective is facing a minimum of five years in federal prison after pleading guilty to providing protection for a violent marijuana operation.
Jones Not Aware Of Further Klan Activity By Prison GuardsFlorida prisons chief Julie Jones says she knows of no further Ku Klux Klan activity by Florida prison officials besides two guards and a former guard arrested last week last week for plotting to kill a black inmate.