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Inmate Who Walked Away From Work In Reno Captured

Authorities say they have captured an inmate who walked away from his work assignment in Reno.

01/11/2014

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Inmate Dies In Medical Facility At Nevada Prison

Nevada prison officials say an autopsy will be conducted on the body of a 60-year-old inmate from Virginia who died last week.

12/26/2013

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Inmate Found Dead In Prison Cell

Authorities say a 62-year-old inmate was found dead in his cell in Ely State Prison this week.

11/22/2013

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State May Settle With Shackled Pregnant Inmate

The state Board of Examiners is scheduled to consider settling a lawsuit with a former Nevada inmate who was shackled while in labor.

10/04/2013

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Washoe County Jail Inmate Death Investigated

Washoe County sheriff’s deputies are investigating the death of an inmate at the county jail in Reno.

05/22/2013

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Ex-Inmate Claims Department Of Corrections Shackled Legs During Labor

A former inmate is suing the Nevada Department of Corrections, claiming staff members imposed cruel and unusual punishment by shackling her legs while she was in labor.

06/20/2012

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Utah Prison Balks At Mental Tests For Inmate

Prison authorities say an inmate charged with killing a guard is so dangerous they can’t accommodate a mental evaluation for the man.

06/06/2012

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Love Triangle Suspected As Reason For Inmate Stabbing, Brawl

Police are seeking a suspect in a South Salt Lake stabbing they believe happened when women started fighting over the same inmate.

04/09/2012

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Ely State Prison Inmate Found Dead On Stairs

Officials are investigating the death of a 31-year-old Ely State Prison inmate who was found dead with apparent stab wounds at the foot of prison stairs.

03/23/2012

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Vegas Police Halt Jail Visits, Cite ‘Safety’ Issue

Las Vegas police say family visitation and in-house inmate programs have been suspended at the downtown Clark County Detention Center due to what a statement calls “contraband and other safety concerns.”

08/22/2011

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