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  1. Inmate breaks weekend pass rules, goes back to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The Mississippi Department of Corrections is cracking down on state inmates out on a weekend pass who don't abide by the rules. Larry Wooten, 50, is back at Central Mississippi Correctional Facility after he was not home Saturday as he should have been when MDOC staff made a curfew call.

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  2. Mississippi street gang member indicted, accused of using a hammer to kill transgender teenRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 16 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... 2015 Arthur Ashe Award at the ESPY Awards. On Friday, he was taken from the East Central Mississippi Correctional Facility to the Jackson County jail to undergo a mental evaluation by a doctor. He was to be returned to the correctional facility in ...

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  3. George County street gang member indicted in transgender teen's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | The Mississippi Press

    ... ESPY awards. The Sun Herald reports Vallum was transferred Friday from the East Central Mississippi Correctional Facility to the Jackson County jail to undergo a mental evaluation. He was to return to the prison in Meridian once the examination was ...

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  4. Mississippi street gang member indicted, accused of using a hammer to kill transgender teenRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 16 | The Miami Herald

    ... 2015 Arthur Ashe Award at the ESPY Awards. On Friday, he was taken from the East Central Mississippi Correctional Facility to the Jackson County jail to undergo a mental evaluation by a doctor. He was to be returned to the correctional facility in ...

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  5. Street gang member indicted in transgender teen's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | Valley Morning Star

    ... reports ( http://bit.ly/1UVYae1 ) Vallum was transferred Friday from the East Central Mississippi Correctional Facility to the Jackson County jail to undergo a mental evaluation. He was to return to the prison in Meridian once the examination was ...

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  6. Inmate found dead inside correctional facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Sunherald.com

    The Clarion-Ledger reports 27-year-old Deonte Bennett was found unresponsive inside his cell at the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility in Rankin County Tuesday morning. He was pronounced dead after emergency personnel tried to revive him.

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  7. VOX Press expands Prison Writes program for women, teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | Newms360.com

    ... prison facility, which exclusively houses men. "This fall we added classes at the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility in Pearl for female offenders and for youth offenders," Bourgeois said. "All of them are creative writing/literature classes, ...

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  8. Two officers sworn in to Laurel PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Benson comes to LPD and is married with two children. He previously worked at the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility located in Rankin County. He graduated the Mississippi Law Enforcement Officers Training Academy to earn his full-time ...

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  9. Michelle Byrom Was Abused For Years & Then Almost Executed - But She's Not The Only OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | Refinery 29

    ... sentenced her to death by lethal injection. She spent 15 years on death row at Central Mississippi Correctional Facility in Pearl. During that time, she maintained her innocence. Her son even confessed to shooting his father to a court-appointed ...

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  10. Michelle Byrom Was Abused For Years & Then Almost Executed - But She's Not The Only OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | Refinery 29

    ... sentenced her to death by lethal injection. She spent 15 years on death row at Central Mississippi Correctional Facility in Pearl. During that time, she maintained her innocence. Her son even confessed to shooting his father to a court-appointed ...

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  11. MDOC hopes to recruit more officers by the fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The Mississippi Department of Corrections hopes to recruit about 100 new correction officers to the three state prisons by this fall. On Tuesday, applicants can interview at the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility in Pearl and the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman at 8:30 a.m. If interested, you must be at least 21-years-old with a valid driver's license.

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  12. After 15 Years On Death Row, Michelle Byrom Can Forgive, But Not ForgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | Refinery 29

    ... sentenced her to death by lethal injection. She spent 15 years on death row at Central Mississippi Correctional Facility in Pearl. During that time, she maintained her innocence. Her son even confessed to shooting his father to a court-appointed ...

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  13. Two officers sworn in to Laurel PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Benson comes to LPD and is married with two children. He previously worked at the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility located in Rankin County. He graduated the Mississippi Law Enforcement Officers Training Academy to earn his full-time ...

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  14. MDOC: Convicted killer allowed to 'come and go as he pleased' from Hinds Detention CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... when corrections officials arrived Wednesday afternoon. He was taken to the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility in Rankin County. MDOC officers found $435 in his pocket, a cell phone and a valid driver's license. A knife and box cutter were in ...

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  15. Alarming tip about inmate leads to investigation of detention centerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... when corrections officials arrived Wednesday afternoon. He was taken to the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility in Rankin County. MDOC officers found $435 in his pocket, a cell phone and a valid driver's license. A knife and box cutter were in ...

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  16. Corrections officer charged in Jackson kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    ... police said. Kennedy was suspended from his job as a corrections officer at the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility in Rankin County after authorities learned of his arrest. Kennedy has been employed by the Mississippi Department of ...

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