Two detention officers at a South Texas jail have gotten into a fight, and one has been sent to the hospital.
An ex-trainer at a South Texas military installation has been sentenced to five months in jail and booted from the service for using bleach to abuse recruits.
On Friday, the Texas Commission on Jail Standards found the Harris County Jail system to be in full compliance with state regulations.
A Houston teen who made national headlines after a video went viral of several officers beating him, has been sentenced to six months in jail following a 2012 burglary he pleaded guilty to in January.
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.