Prison Chaplain Accused Of Bribery, Giving Inmates ContrabandProsecutors have accused a federal prison chaplain in New Hampshire of providing cellphones, tobacco, drugs, and other contraband to inmates in exchange for money.
Gov. Baker Praises Prison Officials After Riot In Shirley'We can always replace the furniture.'
Boston Marathon Bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Moved To Colorado PrisonBoston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been moved to a prison in Florence, Colo., the Federal Bureau of Prisons has confirmed.
Sheriff Requires Prison Inmates Fighting Addiction To Wear Shirt And TieOfficials at a western Massachusetts prison believe dressing for success can help inmates break the stranglehold of addiction.
NH Man Who Helped Cover Up Mont Vernon Murder Granted ParoleAutumn Savoy admitted helping convicted killers Steven Spader and Christopher Gribble dump bloody clothing.
Woman Sentenced In Stoughton Crash That Killed A Pregnant WomanA Sharon woman was sentenced to five years in prison for a July 2013 car crash in Stoughton which killed a pregnant woman who was walking with her 11-year-old son.
Boston Inmate Escapes From FacilityPolice officials are seeking the public's help to find an inmate who walked out of the Massachusetts Department of Correction Brooke House in Boston Sunday.
Mass. Prison Officials To Appeals Court Judge: Inmate Doesn't Need Sex Change The Massachusetts Department of Corrections told a federal appeals court Thursday that prison officials have provided adequate treatment, including female hormones, laser hair removal and psychotherapy. He said only 5 percent of people with the disorder actually undergo sex-reassignment surgery and argued that it would pose security issues at the all-male prison.
Massachusetts Appeals Court To Hear Inmate Sex Change CaseA federal appeals court is set to hear arguments from Massachusetts prison officials challenging a court order to provide taxpayer-funded sex-reassignment surgery for an inmate serving a life sentence for murder.
Wife Pleads Guilty To Collecting $58K In Unemployment For Jailed HusbandA Somerville woman has pleaded guilty to charges that she collected more than $58,000 in unemployment benefits on her husband’s behalf while he was behind bars.
Feds: Marathon Bombing Suspect Made Detrimental RemarkProsecutors say an FBI agent overheard Boston marathon suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev making a "statement to his detriment" when his sister visited him in prison.
Mass. Prison Officials Appeal Sex-Change RulingMassachusetts prison officials are appealing a decision that would force taxpayers to pay for a sex-change operation for a transgender inmate serving a life sentence for murder.
Whitey Bulger Moved To Federal Prison In ArizonaConvicted Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger has been moved to a federal prison in Arizona.
Keefer Madness: Escaped Inmate Turns Himself In Due To The Cold42-year-old Robert Vick escaped prison, then turned himself in because of how cold it was.
Mass. Bill Would Ban Prisons From Handcuffing Pregnant Women During Childbirth