| Nov 17, 2014
| 3:45 PM
Wedding bells may be on the way for notorious killer Charles Manson.
The 80-year-old inmate convicted of conspiracy to commit multiple murders has obtained a license to wed a 26-year-old woman who has faithfully visited him for seven years. According to...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 4:45 PM
The former leader of the Black Guerrilla Family at the Baltimore Detention Center spoke publicly for the first time Monday from the witness stand, describing his unlikely rise to power and the gang's inner workings.
Tavon White, 37, has pleaded guilty...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 2:53 PM
Defense attorneys in the Baltimore City Detention Center corruption trial got their first crack at questioning Black Guerrilla Family leader Tavon White after prosecutors concluded their questioning Wednesday, but the trial won't resume until Dec. 11....
| Dec 2, 2014
| 6:13 PM
The way Tavon White describes it, being sent to the Baltimore City Detention Center was no reason for Black Guerrilla Family gang members to stop hustling.
Key to keeping the money flowing, however, was recruiting corrections officers to smuggle tobacco,...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 2:33 PM
Tavon White says pleading guilty to running a racketeering enterprise at the Baltimore City Detention Center was an easy decision. Deciding to testify against his alleged co-conspirators, no sweat.
Telling his granny about it? That was tough. ...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 1:56 PM
The Virginia Department of Corrections took the biggest hit, by far, earlier this year when the state rolled back spending to account for missed revenue projections.
The department agreed to cover 506 of the up to 565 layoffs called for in the new...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 10:31 PM
An undercover investigator posing as a New York City corrections officer was able to sneak $22,000 worth of contraband into the troubled Rikers Island jail complex, officials said on Thursday.
The report is the latest in a spate of problems at Rikers...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 3:55 PM
The U.S. government will sue New York City over widespread violations of civil rights of teenage inmates at the Rikers Island jail complex, the Justice Department said on Thursday, raising the prospect of years of federal oversight of the troubled jail....
| Oct 20, 2014
| 11:57 AM
Kim Rothstein will have to wait a little longer to finally be rid of her Ponzi schemer husband — and the "Mrs. Scott Rothstein" moniker.
The infamous couple's no-fault divorce, which was expected to be finalized Monday morning at a brief court...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Ronald Maas was in the midst of a high-speed police chase that left him seriously injured when he vowed to a younger passenger that he would not go to jail, according to a police report.
Following days of hospital treatment for a gunshot wound and...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 4:54 PM
The Black Guerrilla Family gang leader who prosecutors say essentially took over Baltimore's jail while an inmate there will be the government's star witness against the eight remaining defendants, attorneys said as the trial opened Wednesday.