State Prisons Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Rio de Janeiro prisons seek to protect transgender inmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    When Estefanie Ferraz went to prison, she had been living as a woman for around a decade, had undergone more than half a dozen plastic surgeries including breast and cheek implants to enhance her feminine looks, and was saving up for a sex change operation. The transgender 29-year-old was sent to a prison for men in Rio de Janeiro where, she says, she was stripped of her female name and shorn of her long locks and dignity.

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  2. Fire destroys farmhouse where serial killer's victims foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Times Herald-Record

    The abandoned farmhouse on Harriman Drive that was destroyed in a three-alarm fire Friday night had a dark past it was the location where the bodies of two of serial killer Nathaniel White's victims were found in 1992.

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  3. York child molester's 4th offense nets lengthy prison sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | York Dispatch

    A York City predator's punishment for his fourth child sex offense could end up being a life sentence, his prosecutor said. William Wesley Krebs Jr., 66, of West Market Street, was sentenced Monday to 14 to 28 years in state prison, according to deputy prosecutor Diana Spurlin.

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  4. Woman fatally injured in wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  5. Two Tenn. Prisons on Lockdown for Violence Amid Staffing ShortageRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Daily News

    The Tennessean reports the Tennessee Department of Correction recently switched correctional officers from a traditional 40-hour-work week to a 28-day schedule to save $1.4 million in overtime costs. As the new schedule has rolled out, officers have quit.

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  6. Final defendants sentenced in riot at Spaulding HighRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The final two men charged in connection with a riot at Spaulding High School in Rochester in September pleaded guilty and were recently sentenced in Strafford County Superior Court. A 17-year-old victim was attacked by several assailants in the incident, which occurred during a football game after school hours.

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  7. Boyfriend claims self-defense in fatal stabbing of reality TV starRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WTNH

    According to an ABC affiliate KABC, Reagan made his first court appearance in Torrance on Friday, but was continued to August 20th. Police say Reagan was the one to place the original 911 call to report the death of the former reality star.

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  8. Inmate Escapes from Draper Correctional Facility in Elmore CountyRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | RickeyStokesNews.com

    According to The Alabama Department of Corrections is searching for an inmate who escaped from Draper Correctional Facility in Elmore Monday morning. Investigators say inmate Roberto Talabera, 37, managed to get out of the facility around 10:05 a.m. Talabera was sentenced to 20 years in prison in 2008 after being convicted for four armed robberies of convenience stores in 2007 out of Madison County.

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  9. 4 inmates hurt in prison brawl where officer shot pellet gunRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    Four inmates were hurt at the High Desert State Prison when an officer shot them with a pellet gun to break up a fight. The Nevada Department of Corrections said ten inmates were in a fight about 5:35 p.m. Friday during dinner time.

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  10. Schwenk guilty of 3rd degree murder in shooting death of innocent bystanderRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WPMT-TV York

    A York County jury finds Christopher Lee Schwenk, Jr., 26, guilty of third degree murder in the November 2013 shooting death of 49 year old Monique Nixon. The jury of nine men and three women returned with a verdict at about 2 pm.

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    10 hrs ago | WMFD-TV Mansfield

    This year's Shawshank Hustle had more than 3,000 participants registered from 35 states. The four-mile course is designed to take runners from the Ohio State Reformatory, past some of the more prominent filming locations of the 1994 film, "The Shawshank Redemption," through downtown Mansfield and back to the reformatory.

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  12. Former MLB player Chad Curtis called 'sexual predator' in drive to question victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Former big leaguer Chad Curtis wants to personally depose former high school student-athletes who have filed a federal civil lawsuit against him for sexual assault. Curtis recently filed a motion to attend and conduct depositions of the young women whose testimony put him in prison for seven to 15 years.

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  13. Troopers: Chevak Man Admits to Murder of Roxanne SmartRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | APRN

    Alaska State Troopers say a Chevak man has admitted to killing Roxanne Smart last summer. The announcement was made Saturday through an online dispatch that they had arrested 20-year-old Samuel Atchak, of Chevak.

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  14. 2 prisons on lockdown for violence amid staffing shortageRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | WTVC

    The Tennessean reports the Tennessee Department of Correction recently switched correctional officers from a traditional 40-hour-work week to a 28-day schedule to save $1.4 million in overtime costs. As the new schedule has rolled out, officers have quit.

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  15. Officer shoots inmates with pellet gun to break up prison brawlRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Four inmates were hurt at the High Desert State Prison when an officer shot them with a pellet gun to break up a fight. The Nevada Department of Corrections said ten inmates were in a fight about 5:35 p.m. Friday during dinner time.

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  16. Roberto Talabera, 37, reportedly escaped from Draper Correctional Facility on Monday, July 27.Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Roberto Talabera, an inmate serving time in an Elmore, AL jail has escaped custody Monday morning, the Alabama Department of Corrections said. Talabera, 37 is described as a white male, 5'2" tall, weighing 120 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

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  17. Williams' son 'still grieving'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    The 32-year-old tech marketing executive - whose father Robin Williams died last August - has revealed his family are still struggling to come to terms with the death of the 'Mrs. Doubtfire' actor. He said: "We try to focus on the joyful moments and memories.

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  18. Department of Corrections searching for escaped inmate convicted of robbery in Madison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    The Alabama Department of Corrections is looking for Roberto Talabera. He reportedly escaped from Draper Correctional Facility in Elmore County at 10:05 a.m. Monday morning.

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  19. Statewide alert issued for escaped inmate convicted of Madison County robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The Alabama Department of Corrections has issued a statewide alert for an inmate who escaped from Draper Correctional Facility in Elmore. Roberto Talabera was sentenced to 20 years in prison after robbing four convenience stores in Madison County.

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  20. Police: Man arrested after stealing car, attempted robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WDTN-TV Dayton

    Police tell 2 NEWS a man stole a vehicle from Stanley Avenue. A truck they say had the keys in it.

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