Inmate Dies Serving Sex Assault SentenceThe state Department of Corrections said Tuesday that John Layton Stokes was found dead about 1 p.m. Monday at High Desert State Prison in Indian Springs.
Prison Agency Investigating Shots Fired At Fighting InmatesNevada's prison director says several Ely State Prison inmates suffered minor injuries after officers fired shots in the direction of fighting prisoners.
Utah Inmate Dies After Provider Fails To Show For DialysisA Utah prison inmate is dead of an apparent heart attack related to renal failure after a dialysis provider didn't show up for a scheduled treatment for two days in a row, a prison official said Tuesday.
Lawyer: 2 Nevada Inmates Handcuffed When Guard Shot ThemA Nevada prison inmate was handcuffed when was shot and killed by a guard last November, according to a lawyer who said that her client was wounded in the same shooting but survived.
Nevada Deputy Surrenders After Indictment For Inmate Sex
Inmate Serving Time For Making Child Pornography DiesAuthorities say a 78-year-old inmate jailed for producing child pornography and statutory sexual seduction died at a Carson City prison hospital.
Court Orders Nevada To Disclose What's In Prison Food
Deputy Accused Of Having Sex With InmateA 28-year-old Washoe County sheriff's deputy has been arrested on one count of suspicion of having voluntary sexual contact with a female inmate after an investigation that lasted more than six months.
Inmate Dies Of Chronic Medical ConditionAuthorities say a 21-year-old inmate who had been serving a robbery sentence died in a Carson City hospital after spending two months there.
Inmate Accused Guards Of Allowing Other Inmates To Beat On Him A former Elko County jail inmate is seeking more than $50,000 in damages in a federal lawsuit accusing jail guards of idly standing by while three other inmates nearly beat him to death.
Reporter: Inmate Took About 640 Gasps Of Air During Execution That Lasted Nearly 2 HoursArizona officials say a murderer who was sentenced to death has died nearly two hours after his execution started.
Inmate Facing 15 Years For Escaping Hospital, Assaulting OfficerWashoe County jail inmate who escaped from a Reno hospital room and assaulted an officer before he was shot in the leg has been convicted of several felony charges.