Auditors: State Failing To Collect Money From InmatesConnecticut auditors say the state Department of Correction hasn't complied with a law requiring them to set up and begin collecting money from inmate savings accounts to help pay for the cost of their incarceration.
Earned Credit Program For Inmates ChangingCredits to be tied to security risk level
Condition Changes For Death Row Inmates
Two Inmates Arrested In 2010 New Haven MurderTwo Connecticut prison inmates have been charged with murder in connection with a 2010 shooting that took the life of a 30-year-old New Haven man.
Calls For Change In Early Release Credits For InmatesConnecticut legislators were urged Friday to repeal or revamp the program that allows Connecticut inmates to earn credit toward early release for good behavior.
Bill Would Repeal Prison Credits Republican legislators want to repeal the program allowing Connecticut inmates to earn credit toward early release for good behavior.
Clashing Views At Hearing On Rocky Hill Inmate/Mental Patient FacilityRocky Hill lawmakers today asked a General Assembly committee to put new regulatory hurdles in front of plans to open a nursing home for infirm prison inmates and mental patients.
Court Hearing On Rocky Hill Nursing Home For Inmates, Mental PatientsIn a court hearing, the town of Rocky Hill asked a judge to temporarily block any inmates or mental patients from moving into a vacant privately-owned nursing home in town.
Missing Inmates Captured
Judge: Inmates Can't Bring Up Death Penalty RepealA judge has ruled that the state's recent repeal of the death penalty can't be raised as an issue in a long-running lawsuit by death row inmates challenging the fairness of capital punishment in Connecticut.
Massachusetts Inmates' Families Protest High Phone CostsThe families of Massachusetts inmates are protesting the high costs of phone calls from county jails and state prisons.
Connecticut Prisoners Express Anger Over Porn BanA group of prisoners has begun a letter-writing campaign to protest what they see as an unfair ban on pornography inside the state's correctional institutions.