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Escaped inmate re-arrested after tying up, kidnapping residents

An escaped Alabama inmate was re-arrested following a three-day crime spree in which he tied up residents and kidnapped a man, authorities said. Shane Anthony Vernon, 27, was detained Tuesday in DeKalb County, Ga., without incident, police said. He escaped ...

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South Carolina scrambles to find drugs in order to execute inmate

South Carolina’s governor is trying to change the law so that he can get the drugs to kill a death row inmate. Bobby Wayne Stone, a 52-year-old convicted of murdering a sheriff’s deputy in 1997, is scheduled to die on ...

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Inmate claims Rikers staff beat him unconscious in retaliation

A Rikers Island inmate says he was beaten unconscious by correction officers in retaliation for a lawsuit against the Department of Correction. Latif Gina, 24, got into a violent confrontation three city jail officers inside the Bellevue Hospital prison ward on ...

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Ohio death row inmate fights to halt execution

A condemned killer of two people asked the state’s highest court Tuesday to delay his upcoming execution so he can argue he was too young at the time of his crimes to be put to death. Attorneys for Gary Otte ...

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Arkansas inmate pleaded ‘I can’t breathe’ night before his death

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Wednesday, October 5, 2016, 9:03 PM An Arkansas inmate yelled “I can’t breathe” as he was flung to the ground, piled on by five officers and pepper-sprayed the night before he died in jail, video revealed ...

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Rikers guards attacked, inmate slashed in bloody weekend

Bloody Friday on Rikers Island featured two brutal assaults on correction officers by Bloods gang members, as well as a ghastly slashing of an inmate, records show. BY Stephen Rex Brown Reuven Blau NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Tuesday, September 13, ...

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Dylann Roof assaulted by inmate in Charleston jail shower

(Uncredited/AP) NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, August 4, 2016, 12:22 PM The hate-filled South Carolina man accused of slaughtering nine worshipers in a church last year was roughed up in jail, officials said. Dylann Roof was assaulted by another inmate ...

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Rikers Island guard busted for sex with inmate, marijuana

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Sunday, February 7, 2016, 6:12 PM Correction Officer Nicole Bartley was arrested and booked on a slew of charges that include rape and promoting prison contraband. She showed him the key to her heart, and he ...

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Okla. DOC deletes ex-cop Daniel Holtzclaw’s inmate file

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Saturday, January 30, 2016, 10:29 PM Sue Ogrocki/AP Daniel Holtzclaw cries as the verdicts are read in his trial in Oklahoma City, convicting him of 18 counts of sex charges including rape. All traces of a ...

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Mistakenly released Washington state inmate murdered teen

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, December 31, 2015, 6:40 PM A Washington state man who was supposed to be locked up shot and killed a teen during a robbery in Spokane, officials said Thursday. Jeremiah Smith, 26, is back behind ...

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