Authorities are searching for Britt Chadvurn Privatte, an inmate who escaped from the Montgomery County Jail early Sunday afternoon.
The nation’s largest state prison system is turning to electronic weaponry to combat the persistent headache of illegal cellphones smuggled to inmates.
A Sallisaw woman has been arrested on complaints of trying to sell her two children.
A judge on Thursday ordered a Tulsa man accused of locking his toddler in a metal cage to jail, revoking his probation for a previous drug conviction.
Authorities in North Texassay a 48-year-old woman called 911 to have a deputy deliver cigarettes to her home.
A grand jury has indicted a former East Texas county commissioner and his son on charges accusing them of holding a state game warden at gunpoint.
A Houston-area man has been sentenced to 45 years in prison in a child pornography investigation in which he described himself as a “monster.”
A man was taken into custody after barricading himself in a home Tuesday. According to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to a family disturbance at the Emerald Cove Apartments located on Kuykendahl Road.
Before his execution, a death row inmate used his last words to make a prediction about the 2012 presidential election.
Dental floss may prevent toothaches, but it’s given jailers plenty of headaches. When a group of New York prisoners sued last month to demand access to dental floss, officials said they had to consider “security issues.”