The campaign hopes to bail out more than 100 women in 35 cities in time for Mother’s Day. The objective is not just to reunite families but to push for change in the cash bail system.
A former sheriff’s deputy in Chesapeake, Virginia, is accused of smuggling heroin and other contraband into the city jail.
A former correctional officer accused of choking an inmate unconscious and injuring his arm last year has been indicted in Virginia.
A Virginia man has been sentenced to three months in jail for shooting into an occupied vehicle and killing two dogs over the death of his rescue cat.
Angela Nicole Thomas was arrested Sunday at the Augusta Correctional Center and charged with attempting to deliver drugs to prisoners.
A Virginia county may build another jail to ease overcrowding issues caused by a surging population of inmates amid the opioid crisis.
A Virginia jail’s former superintendent and head nurse are facing federal charges.
Advocates for Maryland’s prisoners are pressing the mid-Atlantic state to scrap “senseless and harsh” regulations they say restrict the ability of inmates to access books and violates their constitutional rights.
FailSafe ERA was born of a mother’s pain. It stemmed from her firstborn child’s mistake — right as his adult life was supposed to begin.
More than 100 would-be inmates have received mental health care instead of going to jail through a new diversion program that Fairfax County launched in January.
WASHINGTON — Fairfax County leaders are looking to improve the way the county’s law enforcement interacts with mentally ill offenders. It comes after Natasha McKenna was killed earlier this year when she was tazed in…
Inmates at the Maryland Correctional Institution are seeing their
babies graduate – three dogs the inmates have raised to be service animals for
Anthony McIntosh, a former guard at the Prince
George\’s County jail, has pleaded guilty to
falsification of records in a federal
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