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Arkansas Corrections K-9 Sergeant Killed Assisting Deputies

When deputies entered the house, the Arkansas Department of Corrections used tracking dogs to track the suspect to a trailer.

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Man in Wheelchair Tries to Take Illinois Deputy's Gun

Video released by the Illinois State Police on Friday shows a man in a wheelchair lunge for a deputy's firearm, and then struggle with him on the ground.

CA Sheriff's Officer Dies from Wounds Suffered in 2016 Shooting

It was September 2016 when a man, high on meth, opened fire inside the lobby of Fresno County’s main jail, shooting two correctional officers, Juanita Davila and Toamalama Scanlan.

Mayor Pulling NYPD Officers Off Street to Replace Corrections Officers for Court Duty

Violent incidents in city jails spiked from 80 per month last year to 98 this year, 11 inmates have died so far this year.

FL Corrections Officer Killed in Firearms Training Accident

No one else was involved in the accidental shooting that fatally wounded Whitney Cloud, the agency said. Officials did not release any other details about the shooting, including how it happened, where it happened and what weapon was used.

Georgia Deputy Killed in Jail Stabbing

GBI officials said deputies were moving an inmate, Albert Booze, to another area of the jail when the stabbing happened. Booze had made threats to harm himself and was being placed on suicide watch.

Oklahoma Deputy Dies After Altercation with Detainee

Deputy Kyle Davis was injured in the fight. He was taken to the hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.

Correctional Officer and Nurse Attacked and Killed at Iowa Prison

The attack took place Tuesday morning in the prison’s infirmary. The inmate was restrained by additional security staff, while other employees of the facility began “attempting life-saving first aid on the injured until paramedics arrived,” the Iowa Department of Corrections said in a statement.

GA Corrections Officer Shot Outside Prison, 1 Suspect Dead and 1 in Custody

Officers working the drop came across one of the suspects, 26-year-old Marquavious Parks, and one of the officers was shot.

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Los Angeles County Leaders Vote to Create Plan for Closing Main Jail

"(These) are dangerous, dangerous offenders that will be released back into our communities. It's unacceptable," said Patricia Wenskunas, founder of Crime Survivors, an organization that represents crime victims and their families. Sheriff Alex Villaneuva has also expressed disapproval with the plan.

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