BEND, Ore. — The Oregon Department of Corrections says an inmate incarcerated at Deer Ridge Correctional Institution died from COVID-19 this afternoon. It says the inmate was between 55 and 66 years old. The DOC says anyone entering it’s properties ...

MEDFORD, Ore. — Deputies at the Jackson County Jail are being credited with saving an inmate’s life. The sheriff’s office says last week, a deputy at the jail called for medical back up after finding a man hanging from his ...

SALEM, Ore. – An inmate at the Oregon State Penitentiary in Salem, who tested positive for coronavirus, has died. The man died in a hospital Wednesday. The state says he was between 50 and 60 years old. The Department of ...

MEDFORD, Ore. — 15 million dollars. That’s how much money the family of a Medford man says they’re entitled to after their loved one died at the Oregon Department of Corrections in 2018. The lawsuit filed late January accuses staff ...

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – The Klamath County Sheriff’s Office is notifying the public about a suicide attempt that occurred in the county jail. On Wednesday, a 53-year-old man was being held alone in a booking cell at the Klamath County ...

Durham, N.C. (WRAL) — “I’m going home,” Darryl Anthony Howard told cheering supporters on Wednesday afternoon after a Durham, North Carolina judge threw out a double-murder conviction and ordered a new trial for him. Howard, 54, was discharged from custody ...

Update (06/24 3:00 p.m) — Police apprehended Richard Clark around 1:00 Friday afternoon. He is currently behind bars at the Multnomah County Jail. Sisters, Ore. – Police are searching for an escaped inmate after he walked away from a work ...

Medford, Oregon — A Rogue Valley man pleaded guilty to supplying contraband while in the Jackson County Jail. 21-year-old Jesse Jacob Ruiz pleaded guilty to a charge of supplying contraband in court on Tuesday. Prosecutors say a deputy at the ...