Jail

Michigan state Rep. Jewell Jones could spend up to a decade in prison for a litany of criminal charges, including bringing a handcuffs key into the county jail by taping it to the bottom of his shoe. Yes, really.

Medical staff ignores an inmate after he complains about his stomach and a ulcer for hours.

Oakland County Circuit Judge Mary Ellen Brennan makes the final decision.

The lawyer of YNW Melly requests his release.

Jay-Z and Meek Mill donated 130,000 surgical masks to prisons to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 among inmates and correctional officers.

Their defense argues that systematic issues led to the alleged sexual abuser's death.

Man is revealed to be innocent after spending two months in a jail known for its horrible conditions.

The Denver Justice Project and Black Lives Matter 5280 bailed out Black incarcerated men just in time for Father’s Day.

Southerners on New Ground set out on a mission to reunite incarcerated Black women in Atlanta with their children for Mother’s Day.

Atlanta’s Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms has launched a new initiative to help inmates in their efforts to re-enter society.