A child is only young for so long. As they grow up every moment is precious, but for parents who are in prison, quality time is a rare luxury.
A host of correctional officers and prison executives have been placed on leave from Clinton Correctional facility following the escape of two convicted murderers, authorities said Tuesday.
A Manhunt for the escaped New York inmates has finally ended.
Richard Matt, one of the two killers who escaped an upstate New York prison three weeks ago, was shot and killed Friday, two senior New York state officials told NBC News.
A New York prison seamstress helped two inmates escape by smuggling tools into prison inside of ground beef, a local prosecutor told NBC News Tuesday.
Police vehicles on Tuesday afternoon were converging on a campground in upstate New York near the cabin where searchers found DNA of two escaped murderers.
Hoping to heat up a trail gone cold, authorities released computer-enhanced images on Wednesday of what the two killers who escaped from a New York prison might look like after a week and a half on the run.
Authorities say they've captured Jerry Hobbs, who escaped from William S. Key Correctional Center on Sunday.
A 24-year-old Austin man has been sentenced to 82 months in federal prison after pleading guilty to charges he sought to join the Islamic State group.
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.