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Michigan Inmate Mistakenly Released For 5 Days

An inmate waiting to be sentenced for sexually assaulting his child was mistakenly released due to a “paperwork problem.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/31/2014

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Michigan Inmate Accepts $250 To Settle Lawsuit

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/19/2014

Leon Echols (credit: Michigan Department of Corrections)

Man With Odd Sentence Stuck With Life In Prison

“This is an exceptional case in which defendant’s sentence is illegal,” wrote Justice Michael Cavanagh.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/06/2014

Michael David Elliot escaped from the Ionia Correctional Facility. (credit: Michigan Dept. Of Corrections OTIS)

Escaped Prisoner Is Back In Michigan’s Hands

A man who escaped from a Michigan prison in February is back in the state after no longer opposing his extradition from Indiana.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/15/2014

Michael David Elliot escaped from the Ionia Correctional Facility. (credit: Michigan Dept. Of Corrections OTIS)

Michigan: Failure To Reset Alarms Key To Prison Escape

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2014

Michael David Elliot escaped from the Ionia Correctional Facility. (credit: Michigan Dept. Of Corrections OTIS)

Inmate Who Escaped From Mich. Prison Fights Return

A convicted killer who was captured in Indiana after escaping from an Ionia prison is continuing to fight efforts to return him to Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/22/2014

Michael David Elliot escaped from the Ionia Correctional Facility. (credit: Michigan Dept. Of Corrections OTIS)

Captured Inmate Says Prison Break Was ‘Relatively Simple’

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/08/2014

Adrian Clay (Police Handout)

Escaped Detroit Inmate Recaptured

Michigan State Police have recaptured a convicted carjacker who escaped custody late last year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/06/2014

Garry Donnell Jackson (Booking photo)

Sheriff’s Deputy Charged After Alleged Sex With Inmate

An Oakland County Sheriff’s deputy is facing felony charges after he allegedly had an intimate relationship with a female prisoner.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/16/2013

Man Rams Jail Trying To Free Inmate

It sounds like something out of an old Western, but authorities say it was no stunt …

05/14/2013

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