Mass testing being done at Kentucky prison where virus found

The outbreak this spring at the Green River Correctional Complex resulted in 417 virus cases among inmates and staff, Brown said. Of them, 392 have recovered. To contain the virus’s spread, officials separated inmates into housing units based on their health conditions.

Portland Rioters Torch Pig Head, American and Trump Flags; Speakers Call for Abolishing Police, Prisons

Protesters gathered Wednesday night at Chapman Square near the Justice Center as demonstrations continued in Portland for an 11th straight week since the killing of George Floyd. A post on social media said the group is calling for the total abolition of the prison system and the police.

Afghan authorities begin release of ‘dangerous’ Taliban prisoners

A prisoner swap formed part of a deal signed by the Taliban and the United States in February, which saw Washington agree to withdraw its troops from Afghanistan in return for a pledge from the insurgents to hold peace talks with the Afghan government.

Afghan gov’t releases 80 Taliban prisoners: official

Since early March, the Afghan government had released 5,100, including 500 prisoners who were not included in a Taliban list of prisoners, and Taliban freed 1,000 Afghan soldiers or government staff, but the Afghan government suspended the release of 400 Taliban inmates over their involvement in serious crimes.

Taliban prisoner release: Afghanistan frees final 400 Taliban convicts

Among the 400 detainees, 156 had been sentenced to death, according to a list provided to Germany’s DPA news agency by the National Security Council. Other militants were convicted for homicide, kidnapping, drug smuggling and other serious crimes.

Domestic Violence Victims Who Killed Abusers Housed On Treasure Island After Unfair Incarcerations

Many women who killed their abusive partners decades ago ended up with prison terms for life. That changed in 2012 when a new California law allowed the women to go back to the parole board or court and show evidence they were defending themselves from abuse.

Who is Jodi Arias and is she still in prison for the murder of Travis Alexander?

How can I watch the Jodi Arias documentary? Jodi Arias: An American Murder Mystery is available to watch on Hulu. It’s a three part documentary detailing the cold-blooded murder of Alexander and the disturbing case that captivated our nation.

IS prisoner issue a ticking timebomb for the West

The IS prisoners no-one wants How do countries deal with IS returnees? What is Islamic State? Under the so-called caliphate those enforcers belonged to the Hisbah, the female morality police, who meted out harsh punishments. Today, despite being behind barbed wire in the camps, they have effectively reconstituted themselves as the same thing.

Widow of tragic Raoul Moat victim PC David Rathband finds love again with prison officer

Following the inquest, Kath said in a statement: “Three and a half years ago all of our lives changed irrevocably. David fought so hard to come to terms with the devastating injuries that resulted from the shooting and the effect it had on us all as a family.

Ex-con who spent three years locked up with Charles Bronson before turning his life around insists Britain’s most notorious prisoner has ‘a lot to give society now’ and hopes he’ll be home soon

I could see the blood run from the side of his mouth as he rolled in pain. The gunfire continued close by. I wanted to say something but could not talk. He was mumbling to himself. I couldn’t understand it. Then, ‘Mother, god mother. Help me’.