Prisons

Prisons

Trump Private Prisons

Trump's illegal immigration stance may boost private prisons

Addiction

Fighting Opioids Prisons

Prisons fight opioids with $1,000 injection: Does it work?

Courts

Jan Van Holt

Atlantic County business owner sentenced to prison for allegedly stealing millions from elderly clients

Art

Gallery Gameplan

Gallery Gameplan: Let’s get serious this First Friday

Crime and Courts

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Philly D.A.'s Office: Three officers surrender in 'egregious' beating of inmate

Criminal Justice

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Philadelphia is looking to skip bail

Prisons

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Chester County inmate caught smuggling heroin in his rectum

K-9

K-9 death

Pa. K-9 dies after being left in hot car

Government

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Education funding outpaced by prison spending in Pa. and N.J.

Democratic National Convention

Holmesburg Prison

City retracts plan to use shuttered Holmesburg Prison to hold arrested protesters during DNC

Prisons

Bobby Harris LIFE Association

LIFE's fight for 'lifers'

Food

Prison Food Weekend

Try prison food at Eastern State Penitentiary

Prisons

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Report: Inmate sets fire at Montgomery County prison

Escape

Arthur Buckel

Manhunt on for inmate who escaped South Jersey prison

Prisons

Loretta Lynch

In North Philly, federal officials unveil efforts to ease reentry to society from prison

City Hall

Mayor Kenney announces new Fire Commissioner, Prison Commissioner

Prisons

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Report asks Philly to seek 'new approach' for juveniles sentenced to life without parole

Courts

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Judge: New Jersey inmate on hunger strike can be force-fed by corrections officials

Prisons

Court Ruling

N.J. youth prison guard charged with selling drugs to inmates

Prisons

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Special Report: Pentagon thwarts Obama's effort to close Guantanamo

Business

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Ex-Adelphia CEO seeks prison release due to cancer

Health News

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Philly Federal Detention Center closed due to chicken pox outbreak

Prisons

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WATCH: Pennsylvania parole fee scrutinized by John Oliver

Prisons

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Pennsylvania awarded $1M federal grant for prison education system

Prisons

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ACLU: Some Pa. inmates wait a year for mental health treatment

Prisons

Bucks County prison

Death of Bucks County prison inmate ruled a homicide

Incarceration

Pennsylvania Prison

Report: Incarceration down in Pa. and NJ

Investigations

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Ahead of pope's Philly prison visit, guard caught in fight video resigns

Crime

The Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility in Northeast Philadelphia.

Philly prison guards indicted for smuggling drugs, cell phones

Papal Visit

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Inmates, guards carve chair as gift for Pope Francis

Lawsuits

Delaware Prison

Civil liberties groups sue Delaware prisons

Prisons

Prison Escape New York

New York inmate explored tunnels under prison for months before escape

Legislation

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Pa. committee passes bill requiring inmates to pay restitution

Prisons

Prison Escape New York

What are the odds?

Investigations

Prison escape

Prison worker supplied tools to escaped convicts

Investigations

Prison Escape New York

Police call off Philly search for escaped N.Y. prisoners

Investigations

Prison Escape New York

Female prison worker, in love, agreed to drive getaway car

Prisons

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Manhunt for escaped New York inmates expands to Vermont

Crime and Courts

Prison Escape New York

Convicted killer in New York prison break on third escape attempt

Prisons

Prison Escape New York

Police question woman who worked at New York prison where inmates escaped

Arrests

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Real life 'Shawshank' man arrested in Florida after 56 years on run

Development

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Bill could lead to new prison in Philly

Police

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Armed prisoner who escaped from hospital captured in Washington

Social Services

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How New Jersey drug laws make it tough for ex-felons to get a second chance