KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A former St. Louis police detective who admitted beating a handcuffed suspect faces more than four years in federal prison for a civil rights violation. 119 more words
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A featureless night, seen from a bus window, carrying family members across distances to the prisons where loved ones are confined. 408 more words
CRESTVIEW, Fla. (AP) — Prison authorities in Florida say the Okaloosa Correctional Institution remains on lockdown following two attacks by inmates on correctional officers.
The attacks happened last Thursday and Friday at the prison in the Florida Panhandle. 115 more words
You’re lost in your own world, in the things that happen there, and you’ve locked all the doors. Sometimes I look at you sleeping. I wake up and look at you and I feel closer to you when you’re like that, unguarded, than when you’re awake. 48 more words
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont man who admitted to killing his girlfriend’s severely disabled child by putting vodka in the boy’s feeding tube has been sentenced to three years in prison. 115 more words