North Carolina corrections officers and McDowell County sheriff’s deputies have captured an inmate who escaped from the Buncombe County Correctional Center.
State and local police are looking for an inmate who escaped from the Buncombe Correctional Center.
A court-appointed expert says North Carolina’s Central Prison still has blind spots that are hidden from the view of new security cameras added last year following inmate abuse allegations.
Authorities have ruled the death of a York County jail inmate charged with killing his mother and a neighbor as a suicide.
The North Carolina Division of Prisons says its staff acted appropriately when it pepper sprayed a mentally ill inmate locked in a tiny cell.
A former Berkeley County jail guard has been charged with assaulting an inmate.
Spartanburg County Sheriff Chuck Wright says he has fired four jail guards after an investigation into their behavior with an inmate last month.
Authorities are looking for a South Carolina prison inmate who walked away from a work crew assignment.
A North Carolina House panel endorsed a bill Wednesday that repeals a procedure for condemned inmates to challenge death sentences on racial grounds, sending the measure to the full House for final passage.
A 46-year-old man on death row for killing a fellow inmate has been found dead in his cell.