Two corrections officers working in Cook County Jail in Chicago were injured when they were attacked by three detainees. A Cook County Sheriff's Department spokeswoman said the attack late Wednesday … Click to Continue »
Chronic under-staffing and guess what happens? Two Cook County sheriff's officers were stomped and seriously injured Wednesday night by three prisoners in the maximum security section of the County Jail, according to a spokeswoman f...
A shooting has been reported at the Los Angeles County sheriff's station in Temple City. Sheriff's Department spokeswoman Nicole Nishida confirms shots were fired at the station around 7:15 a.m. … Click to Continue »
The sheriff of a rural Utah county jail under investigation for allegations mistreating inmates has resigned. Daggett County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Susie Potter said in a statement Monday that Jerry … Click to Continue »
Authorities say two men were injured when they tried to break out of a Virginia jail. Col. Alisa Gregory of the Henrico County Sheriff's Office said by telephone Wednesday that … Click to Continue »