The Defense Minister signed an order that jails extremist Mordechai Meyer
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel jailed a suspected Jewish militant without trial on Tuesday, the first application of the controversial measure against a citizen in a government-ordered crackdown following the lethal torching of a Palestinian home.
Struggling to find new ways to manage its unwieldy prison system, Pennsylvania is considering risk assessment evaluations during sentencing. But while some hope the policy will grant low-risk individuals shorter jail time, others are wary of punishing individuals for factors beyond their control.
UPDATE: According to TMZ, she was caught trying to steal $600 worth of goods from Target. Uh oh… The former Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star was arrested yesterday in Van Nuys and spent the night in jail.
The Irvine tutor who helped a group of high-achieving Newport Beach students hack into their teacher's computer to change grades and steal tests pleaded guilty Tuesday and was immediately sentenced to one year in jail and five years probation.
A new Bureau of Justice statistics report examined 4,446 inmate deaths that occurred in 2013
U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics says deaths in state prisons and local jails increased for the third straight year in 2013
Family of Sandra Bland, found dead in a Texas jail cell, calls lawsuit a last resort, cites frustration with lack of information
Fact Check: Did Congress pass a law stipulating that all mothers must prove they are employed or face jail time?
Kim Richards spends the night in jail for items she took from a Target.
The federal lawsuit accuses the Texas state trooper who arrested Bland of depriving her of her constitutional rights. Bland was found hanging in a jail cell three days later.
U.K. authorities jailed a banker and they liked it... Oh, they liked it.
Inmate deaths in state prisons and local jails increased for the third year in a row in 2013, hitting the highest number since 2007, the Bureau of Justice Statistics announced Tuesday, releasing the most recent data available on these...Show More Summary
A drone dropped a package of drugs into a prison yard while inmates were outside, sparking a fight, prison officials […] The post Drone drops package of drugs into jail yard, triggers inmate fight appeared first on Crime Feed.
For all of the whining about Free Speech being destroyed by TV networks that fire bigots or by mean blog moderators who don’t let jerk-babies ruin their comments sections, sometimes governments pass terrible laws that are actual violations of the real First Amendment. Show More Summary
Minutes before dawn prayers today, Pakistan hanged Shafqat Hussain in Karachi Central Jail. He’s the latest casualty of Pakistan’s wild death penalty resurgence following last December’s bloody terrorist attack on a Peshawar school — leading Islamabad to break a moratorium on carrying out the death sentences that it was continuing to hand down. And how! […]
While it's gratifying to see former UBS trader Tom Hayes go to jail for large-scale Libor bid rigging, his bosses had to have known what he was up to. So when will we see their indictments?
David Morgan, the father of NFL player Jadevon Clowney, was jailed on attempted murder charges after allegedly firing several gunshots at a strip-club employee early Tuesday morning in Rock Hill, S.C. Father of Texans Jadeveon Clowney...Show More Summary
A new report on mortality in jails and state prisons released today from the Department of Justice shows that in 2013, the most recent year numbers are available, 967 people died while in jail. The majority of jail deaths occurred within the first seven days a person was in police custody. Show More Summary