Should teens convicted of the most brutal crimes be punished just like adults? Or should their youth matter?
Kilpatrick was expected to go directly to jail after listening to a full day of testimony in his federal corruption trial.
A western Michigan man recently released from jail is thrown back behind bars after urinating outside the sheriff’s department.
Authorities say they have charged two mid-Michigan jail officers with embezzling money.
Wayne County has agreed to an $8 million settlement in a lawsuit involving a 14-year-old girl who lacked critical oxygen when she was born in jail.
Authorities say a jailed adult entertainment consultant convicted of tax evasion was able to manage his business for more than 18 months in Detroit using a laptop computer in his cell and jail telephones.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan claims the Isabella County jail isn’t treating women inmates fairly and doesn’t allow all inmates enough time outside their cells.
The Genesee County Sheriff’s Department is considering reducing sentences for more inmates in the face of a jail overcrowding emergency.
Wayne County Sheriff Benny Napoleon believes the $300 million project was poorly planned.
Oakland County Sheriff Michael Bouchard says releasing 228 prisoners from the overcrowded Oakland County Jail could have been avoided if judges had used alternative sentencing.