Department Of Corrections
A bill that would outlaw the shackling of female prisoners during childbirth is making its way through the Massachusetts Statehouse.
50 state lawmakers are urging that the Department of Correction appeal a judge’s ruling that ordered sex change surgery for an inmate serving a life sentence for murder.
Seven correction officers were taken to the hospital after a prisoner went on the attack.
he state prisons department has suspended two employees and the Hampden district attorney is investigating whether they made death threats to hospitalized murder suspect, Tamik Kirkland.
An inmate who was part of a Department of Corrections cleaning crew walked away from his job near the State House Friday morning.