16 Souza-Baranowski Inmates Charged With Assault For January FightA grand jury charged 16 inmates of the Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center in Shirley with assault Thursday in connection with a January fight that left four corrections officers injured, according to the Worcester County District Attorney's office. The Jan. 10 incident caused the maximum security prison to go into lockdown.
Souza-Baranowski Prison Guards Suffered Concussions, Serious Injuries In FightAccording to the Massachusetts Correction Officers Federated Union, all of the guards suffered concussions and one has a fractured spine.
Souza-Baranowski Prison Locked Down After 3 Guards Hurt In FightThe Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center in Shirley was locked down Friday after three guards were hurt in a fight.
5 Corrections Officers Taken To The Hospital After Attack At Souza-Baranowski PrisonThe Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center was on lockdown Tuesday after a corrections officer was assaulted by an inmate.
I-Team: Hernandez Left Notes For Family In Cell Before DeathThe death of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has been ruled a suicide.
Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center Has Had Share Of IssuesThe maximum security prison where Aaron Hernandez apparently hanged himself has seen its share of troubles since it opened nearly two decades ago.
Exclusive: Former Inmate Reveals What Sparked Riot At Maximum Security PrisonA former inmate shares a first-hand account of what sparked a massive prison riot at the Souza-Baranowski Correctional Facility.
Retired Corrections Officer: 'We're Not Overpaid Babysitters'A retired corrections officer who spent her career at the Souza-Baranowski prison is crediting of the quick decisions of those in charge for saving lives during the riot.
Public Safety Secretary: Inmates In Shirley Prison Riot Were 'Getting Ready For War'Secretary of Public Safety Daniel Bennett told reporters Tuesday the inmates in a prison riot were "getting ready for war" before it was stopped.
Maximum Security Prison Locked Down After RiotState Police responded to the Souza-Baranowski Correctional Facility in Shirley after dozens of inmates refused to be locked in their cells.
Sheriff: Aaron Hernandez Has Sociopathic TendenciesAfter Aaron Hernandez was convicted of murder, he reportedly told jail officers the jury got it wrong.
Mass. Prison Guard Charged In Alleged Scheme To Smuggle Drugs To InmatesThree people, including a guard, have been charged in an alleged scheme to smuggle heroin and cocaine into a state prison.
Corrections Officer Stabbed In Neck By Inmate In ShirleyOne corrections officer was stabbed in the neck and seven others were also hospitalized after an inmate attack at the Souza Baranowski correctional center in Shirley on Monday.