Report: 1 In 9 Black Children Have Had Parent Behind BarsA new report reveals that one in nine black children have had a parent who has been behind bars.
Md. Inmate's Mother Arrested Bringing Contraband Into JailMaryland State Police say a woman has been arrested for attempting to smuggle contraband into a correctional facility in Westover for her son who is incarcerated there.
Judge: Maryland Prison Mistreated Transgender InmateA transgender inmate who says she was called "it" and "some kind of animal" by guards who watched her shower has won a legal victory.
2 Arrested in Plot to Fly Contraband Into Prison With DronePolice 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.
Officials: Arrests in Drone Plot to Supply Prison ContrabandMaryland 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.
Report: Md. Prison Admissions Down 19 Percent in Last DecadeAn 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.
Md. Man Gets 50 Years in Death of 2-Year-Old BoyA 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.
Obama Visits Prison to Call for a Fairer Justice SystemPresident Barack Obama got a first-hand look at the nation's criminal justice system Thursday, touring a federal prison and meeting with incarcerated men.
2nd Inmate in Prison Break Shot, CapturedA 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.
Md. Inmate Found Not Competent for Trial in Prison KillingA 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.
Man Who Had $10M Worth of Heroin in Home SentencedA 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.
Cellmate Indicted in 2014 Asphyxiation of Md. InmateA 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.