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Edward Snowshoe from Fort McPherson, N.W.T., committed suicide at Edmonton Institution, a maximum-security federal prison, after spending 162 days in segregation.
A fight broke out about 10 p.m. Thursday among a group of inmates in one of the six housing units, said spokesman Issa Arnita of Management and Training Corporation, which runs the Walnut Grove Correctional Facility through a state contract.
A federal judge says it is time to forgive Randy "Duke" Cunningham, the most corrupt member of Congress ever if measured by the amount of bribes he admitted accepting.
A top children's oncologist from Columbus was sentenced this morning to one year in federal prison for viewing child pornography.
A 33-year-old Port Neches man has been sentenced to 25 years in federal prison for child pornography, a spokesperson for U.S. Attorney John M. Bales said Thursday.
A federal grand jury in Sacramento on Thursday returned a one-count indictment against a Seattle man who reportedly escaped while serving a prison sentence in the Federal Correctional institution Herlong in Lassen County.
CLEVELAND: Two northeast Ohio brothers have been sentenced to four-and-a-half years in federal prison for their roles in a $2 million food stamp fraud scheme.
An inmate who told FBI agents he was "at war with the world" has been convicted a second time for attacks on other inmates at the federal prison in Yamhill County.
Arthur Walker, a retired Navy lieutenant convicted in 1985 for his role in a spy ring, has died in prison.
An East St. Louis man has been ordered to spend 10 months in federal prison for stealing more than $25,000 in unemployment compensation.
A Dallas man who used a cellphone to take sexually explicit photos and video of a toddler has been sentenced to 24 years in federal prison.
A Stoney First Nation man who set fire to a local restaurant in 2012 received a two-year federal prison sentence for the crime on Wednesday, Cochrane RCMP say.
A federal grand jury today indicted former Las Vegas strip club owner Rick Rizzolo on charges he attempted to evade more than $2.5 million in taxes.
The former circuit judge of Mingo County has named a new attorney to represent him in his attempt to have his 50-month federal prison sentence reconsidered.
A fatality inquiry report says an inmate at a federal prison in Edmonton killed himself after being held in segregation for 162 days.
Michael Douglas' latest film role in And So It Goes , as a man with a drug-addicted son who's sent to prison, hits really close to home: his own son, Cameron, is currently serving a 10-year federal prison sentence in Pennsylvania for drug-related crimes.
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 02:07 am
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