Police: Inmate Unharmed After Trying To Hang Self In CellA spokesman for a Connecticut police department says an inmate was not harmed when he tried to hang himself in a holding cell at the department's headquarters.
Malloy: Connecticut Sees Decline In Number Of Young InmatesStatistics released by Gov. Dannel Malloy show that Connecticut has decreased its number of prison inmates aged 18 to 21 years old by 54 percent over the last seven years.
Prison Escape FailsInmate quickly apprehended by correctional staff
Death At York Women's Prison Being Investigated As SuicideA 27-year-old woman has been found dead in her cell at the York Correctional Institution.
Inmate Death Being InvestigatedInmate had been in prison since July
Prison Guards Assaulted By InmateCriminal charges expected
State Fighting Inmate Lawsuit Over Porn PolicyA man convicted of murder says the state's ban on pornography in prison is a violation of his constitutional rights.
Judge's Decision Keeps Insanity Defense Defendant In Prison, Instead of Treatment FacilityThe judge previously sent Francis Anderson to jail after Anderson was accused of assaulting staff and patients at the Whiting Forensic Division, a secure treatment facility in Middletown.
Family Sues Conneticut Over Inmate's Meningitis Death
Family Sues State Over Inmate's Meningitis DeathThe family of a Connecticut prison inmate who died of bacterial meningitis has filed a lawsuit alleging prison officials allowed him to suffer for more than a week before sending him to a doctor.
Inmate Sentenced To Additional Time For Attack On Fellow Prisoner A 22-year-old inmate at a federal prison in Danbury has been sentenced to nearly three more years of prison time for assaulting another inmate with a sock stuffed with two padlocks.
Rocky Hill Residents Rally Against Inmate Nursing FacilityRocky Hill residents gathered at the state Capitol today, to call for an end to plans to house sick and elderly inmates and mental patients in their community. Town resident Leslie Kerz opposes the plan.