An inmate waiting to be sentenced for sexually assaulting his child was mistakenly released due to a “paperwork problem.”
The state Corrections Department has agreed to settle a lawsuit by an inmate who said his health was harmed by exposure to mold and bleach.
“This is an exceptional case in which defendant’s sentence is illegal,” wrote Justice Michael Cavanagh.
A man who escaped from a Michigan prison in February is back in the state after no longer opposing his extradition from Indiana.
Guards didn’t properly operate the motion-detector alarms at a gate the inmate pried open with scissors and a belt buckle, investigators concluded Thursday.
A convicted killer who was captured in Indiana after escaping from an Ionia prison is continuing to fight efforts to return him to Michigan.
Michael Elliot said it took at least 30 minutes to escape and another hour to run to the city of Ionia. He said he jumped in the snow every time he saw a car.
Michigan State Police have recaptured a convicted carjacker who escaped custody late last year.
An Oakland County Sheriff’s deputy is facing felony charges after he allegedly had an intimate relationship with a female prisoner.
It sounds like something out of an old Western, but authorities say it was no stunt …