Nevada’s prison director says several Ely State Prison inmates suffered minor injuries after officers fired shots in the direction of fighting prisoners.
A 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.
A 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.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — A 29-year-old Washoe County sheriff’s deputy has turned himself over to authorities after a grand jury indicted him on charges of having voluntary sexual contact with a female inmate. The sheriff’s […]
Authorities say a 78-year-old inmate jailed for producing child pornography and statutory sexual seduction died at a Carson City prison hospital.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — An inmate’s complaint about Nevada prison food has the state Supreme Court ordering officials to say what’s in the sack lunches and “chef’s choice” dinners given to nearly 12,800 inmates, and whether […]
A 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.
Authorities say a 21-year-old inmate who had been serving a robbery sentence died in a Carson City hospital after spending two months there.
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.
Arizona officials say a murderer who was sentenced to death has died nearly two hours after his execution started.