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Officer Under Scrutiny For Sexual Contact With Ex-Inmate

A jail officer in the northern Lower Peninsula has been placed on paid leave while he’s investigated for sexual contact with a former inmate.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/03/2012


Inmate Sues Prison After Tooth Falls Out

The 60-year-old says he was denied toothpaste, and as a result developed gum disease that led to the removal of a tooth.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/27/2012

Larry Taylor (Booking Photo)

Inmate Sentenced For Targeting Michigan Lawmaker

A Michigan prison inmate will spend more than four additional years behind bars after being convicted of soliciting the kidnapping of a state lawmaker.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/21/2012


Inmate DNA Testing Draws Links To 74 Crimes

Michigan State Police and the Department of Corrections said Friday that overall 74 crimes have been linked to 61 state prisoners following the DNA analysis.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/10/2012

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Inmate Captured After 6 Days On The Run

An inmate who managed to escape from Wayne County deputies last week is back behind bars after six days on the lam.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/23/2012


Ex-Inmates Lose Ruling Over Cash From Abuse Case

The six women were part of a lawsuit alleging widespread abuse in Michigan prisons by male guards who were accused of raping, groping and peeking at inmates.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/25/2012


Inmate Accused Of Plotting To Kill State Lawmaker

A 43-year-old prison inmate serving time for soliciting a murder has been arraigned on accusations he plotted the kidnapping and murder of a Michigan legislator.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/06/2011

State Rep. Barb Byrum (D-Onondaga). (Credit: Byrum)

State Rep. Barb Byrum The Target Of Alleged Murder For Hire Plot

An alleged murder for hire plot against a state law-maker is thwarted before it takes place.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/23/2011

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Inmate Art At The U of M

Michigan prison inmates, including murderers and thieves, have their works of art on display.


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Still No Sign Of Escaped Inmate

Police all over Metro Detroit are still on the hunt for a Wayne County fugitive who was taken to the hospital and vanished. Deputies took 45-year-old Willie Wright to Harper Hospital for a medical appointment […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/05/2011




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