Prison

Crime

Philly mother convicted of smuggling contraband to son in Delco prison

Janette Ortiz

Criminal Justice

Meek Mill rings opening bell 76ers game after prison release

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Prison

Philly announces plan to close city's oldest jail by 2020

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Criminal Justice

From prison, Meek Mill joins CNN's Don Lemon, weighs in on Starbucks fiasco

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Tom Wolf

Governor Wolf announces support of Meek Mill

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Meek Mill

Olympic athlete explains his public support for Meek Mill

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Courts

Hearing set on post-conviction appeal filed by Meek Mill's attorneys

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Courts

Philly court clerk fired for asking Meek Mill to help pay son's college tuition

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Courts

Court documents could reveal judge's bias in Meek Mill case

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Opinion

Shining a light on Pennsylvania's shocking parole-to-prison trap

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Courts

Judge sends 'coward' Chester County sucker puncher to prison

Barry Baker

Charity

Toy drive at Eastern State Penitentiary benefits children with incarcerated parents

Eastern State Penitentiary

Courts

Reverend Al Sharpton to visit Meek Mill in Chester correctional facility

Escape

Three of four juvenile escapees captured in South Jersey, one remains at large

Harborfields Youth Detention Facility

Rallies

Supporters rally in Center City for imprisoned Meek Mill

Petitions

More than 100,000 people petition Pennsylvania to free Meek Mill

Criminal Justice

Philly could save $75 million per year by eliminating cash bail, report says

Drug Addiction

For mother of adult addict, a life dragged down by drugs

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Policy

Following new bail reform law, N.J. sees decline in jail population

Crime

Philly man allegedly escaped from prison in 1970, collected nearly $500,000 in benefits

ACLU

ACLU: Delaware prison hostage situation was ‘preventable,’ spurred by mass incarceration

Courts

Philly man gets prison in 'violent' robbery of Tavern on Broad

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Mafia

Savage Philly mobster 'Little Nicky' Scarfo reportedly dies in prison

Investigation

Report: Pediatrician jailed for child porn dies at Montgomery County prison

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Prison

Pennsylvania does away with 'food loaf' prison punishment

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Crime

Delco man charged after allegedly smuggling Xanax pills into prison

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Crime and Courts

South Jersey man sentenced for manipulating girls into explicit acts using twisted internet game

Daniel Caplan

Crime

Member of Philly biker gang sentenced to prison for drug scheme

Courts

South Jersey mailman sentenced to prison in $200K money order scheme

Courts

DNA responsible for finding man not-guilty in 1991 Nicetown murder, rape

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Child Pornography

Montco man gets prison for secretly filming child porn in bathroom

Courts

Prosecutors: Man caught raping 7-year-old girl sentenced to prison

Entertainment

'Death House' filming at Philly's notorious Holmesburg Prison

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Courts

Prosecutors: Bucks County hit-and-run suspect who 'panicked' gets prison

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Stabbing

Voorhees man sentenced to 8 years for killing neighbor because of loud birds

Sex Trafficking

Allentown man gets prison for 'vicous' sex trafficking scheme

Sentencing

Reports: Former Chesco priest gets prison for child pornography

Mark Haynes

Arrests

Camden County correction officer charged with beating inmate, falsifying report

Sentencing

Man gets prison for fatal Atlantic City crash

Sentencing

Philly woman gets prison for fatal South Jersey crash

The Arts

Jesse Krimes: From making soap art in prison, to gallery exhibitions

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Police

Feds: Philly prison guard pleads guilty to drug smuggling attempt

Courts

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Son of convicted abortion doctor gets prison time for burglary

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Charges

Camden corrections officer accused of accessing privileged info in narcotics case

Prison

Prison seems inevitable to Delaware youth

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Crime and Courts

Woman sentenced 40 years to life in prison for abduction, sexual assault of 5-year-old

Christina Regusters