An Ohio prison escapee on the run since the Eisenhower administration has finally been caught, Florida officials said.
It was Dec. 6, 2012, and Marcus Robicheaux, like the other inmates at the Iberia Parish Jail in New Iberia, Louisiana, was standing with his hands on his head and his nose pressed against the wall of the recreation yard as jail officers ran a contraband sweep. The deputy in the video, David Prejean, filed a report on the incident shortly after it happened, but his written account clashes with what the video depicts. "I couldn't do nothing but scream," recalled Robicheaux, who says he doesn't know why he was singled out. "The inmates couldn't do nothing to help me."
A Flower Mound woman found guilty in 2009 of embezzling thousands of dollars from the North Texas Home Builders Association, is now sentenced to prison.
Convicted murderer Jodi Arias was sentenced to a life in prison without the possibility of parole Monday in the 2008 shooting and stabbing death of her lover.
Disturbing photos of a teen beaten at a Georgia prison — apparently captured on an inmate's cellphone — made it onto Facebook before corrections officials even knew he had been hurt, the victim's family told NBC News on Wednesday.
Gas executions are one step closer to becoming law in Oklahoma. Members of the House of Representatives voted 85 to 10 to allow the state to use nitrogen hypoxia when lethal injection drugs are not available.
Michael Vanalstine pleaded guilty to injury to a child.
Joseph Jameson was found guilty of injury to a child and aggravated sexual assault of a child.
Thomas Bohmert is sentenced to 25 years in prison.
Isaac Martinez was found guilty of manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance.
Texas Department of Corrections officials say two corrections officers were stabbed by multiple inmates with homemade weapons.
Michelle Scott is sentenced to five years in prison.
Cary Bailey took a plea deal for the charge of capital murder.
James Petty was found guilty of aggravated sexual assault of a child and one count of indecency with a child by contact.
Jon Greenbay is sentenced to six years in prison.
Washington State program pairs prison inmates with shelter dogs for training before adoption.
Cristin Murphy was found guilty of aggravated robbery.
A teenager, who escaped from the North Texas State Hospital in Vernon more than a year ago, has been sentenced to prison.
Michael Jackson's personal physician Conrad Murray is released from prison, two years after his conviction on involuntary manslaughter charges.
David Clayton Sorrells is sentenced to 10 years in prison.