Police arrested two men with a drone near a Maryland state prison as the men prepared to fly drugs, tobacco and pornography into the maximum-security institution.
Maryland officials say investigators have uncovered a plot to use a drone to sneak drugs, pornographic DVDs and a cellphone into a maximum-security state prison in western Maryland.
An analysis has found Maryland’s prison admissions went down 19 percent over the last decade, driven by a 43 percent drop in admissions in Baltimore.
A Suitland man who pleaded guilty in the death of his then-girlfriend’s 2-year-old son has been sentenced to 50 years in prison.
President Barack Obama got a first-hand look at the nation’s criminal justice system Thursday, touring a federal prison and meeting with incarcerated men.
A sheriff says the second of two convicted killers who staged an elaborate escape from a maximum-security upstate New York prison has been shot and taken into custody.
A state prison inmate has been found mentally incompetent to stand trial for the 2013 killing of another inmate at the maximum-security Western Correctional Institution near Cumberland.
A man who prosecutors say had $10 million worth of heroin and more than $800,000 in cash stashed in his Baltimore home has been sentenced to more than 12 years in prison.
A state prison inmate is charged with first-degree murder in the asphyxiation last year of his cellmate at the maximum-security Western Correctional Institution near Cumberland.
A man convicted of killing a witness to a 2000 murder in Washington has been sentenced to 38 years to life in prison.