Lawyers Try to Spare Inmate's Life as Execution NearsAttorneys for a convicted serial killer in Virginia are pushing to spare his life as the 49-year-old's scheduled execution draws near.
Baltimore Officer Charged With Assaulting Restrained InmateA Baltimore police officer is facing criminal charges stemming from 2014 when he was accused of choking a restrained inmate, according to a department spokesman.
Feds Investigate Death of Black Inmate in Fairfax JailThe Department of Justice says it has launched a civil rights investigation into the death of a black inmate earlier this year who was subjected to shocks from a stun gun during a cell transfer.
Judge: Lawsuit By Deaf Inmate Can Go Forward Against SheriffA deaf man can go forward with his lawsuit against Arlington County Sheriff Beth Arthur after a federal judge said the allegations, if true, would amount to a serious violation of his constitutional rights.
Medical Examiner Rules Virginia Inmate's Death AccidentalFairfax County Police say the medical examiner has ruled the death of an inmate who was shocked four times was accidental.
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.
Md. Inmate Serving Life for 3 Murders Charged in 4thA man serving life in prison in the murder of three women in the 1980s has been charged with a fourth killing.
Inmate Charged in 2011 Death of Maryland WomanA man in prison for an unrelated crime has been indicted in the 2011 death of a Landover woman whose remains were found months after her mother reported her missing.
Police: Restraints, Taser Used on Va. Inmate Before DeathPolice say an inmate who died in custody after a Taser stun gun was used on her had also been in restraints that included a lightweight mesh hood called a spit net.
Va. Inmate Lawmaker Votes Against Prohibiting Porn in JailA Virginia lawmaker who spends his nights in jail is opposing a measure aimed at keeping pornography out of the hands of inmates.
Md. Inmate Convicted in Fellow Prisoner's KillingA state prison inmate is scheduled for a hearing in Hagerstown on allegations he fatally stabbed another inmate in a gang-related hit at the medium-security Maryland Correctional Institution.