Headlines Tagged with Prisons — 1,575 headlines found
[Massachusetts] Aaron Hernandez involved in ANOTHER prison fight just two months after he was moved to solitary confinement for being part of a 'gang-related' confrontation
Last month he was punished for smoking in one of the prison yards
Aug 21, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 21, 2015 12:51
The Baird Government has been warned that cost-cutting in overcrowded prisons is risking riots, and a smoking ban to be enforced from August could be the final straw. Rating 21 of 44 prisons as over capacity, the Inspector of Custodial Services, John Pa
May 10, 2015 Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added May 9, 2015 14:53
Although the specific issue of restricting smoking in prisons may appear of minor significance compared to other recent defeats in court for the justice secretary, this judgment is important because it clearly brings the prison system within the ambit of
Mar 6, 2015 Politics.co.uk (uk)
added Mar 8, 2015 15:24
A Chippewa Falls woman working as a contracted jail employee is accused of smuggling chewing tobacco to an inmate at the Eau Claire County Jail.
Jan 7, 2015 Eau Claire (WI) Leader-Telegram
added Jan 7, 2015 16:25
One way is to sell e-cigarettes to inmates. Washington and Muskogee Counties already do it and Rogers County just got approval. The specially made e-cigarettes are sold for $10 a piece to the inmates and are good for 500 puffs which is the equivalent to
Nov 11, 2014 KOTV Channel 6 (Tulsa, OK)
added Nov 13, 2014 21:19
Montreal's infamous Bordeaux jail is reviewing security procedures after an inmate posted Facebook photos of himself with fine cognac in one hand, a cigar in the other and finely sculpted pecs in-between.
Sep 4, 2014 Airdrie (Alb) Echo (ca)
added Sep 4, 2014 11:21
Smoking-related deaths in US prisons have fallen by 11 percent in state prisons which have long-term smoking bans in place, according to a study published by the British Medical Journal. The study concluded that, following the effectiveness of the bans i
Aug 7, 2014 Voice of Russia RUVR (ru)
added Aug 8, 2014 12:36
[USA, South Carolina] Drone crashes during attempt to smuggle pot and cigarettes into U.S. maximum security prison
A drone carrying cellphones, marijuana and other contraband into a U.S. maximum-security prison never made it inside the razor wire fence, and authorities said Wednesday they are looking for one of two people accused of trying to sneak it in.
Aug 1, 2014 National Post (ca)
added Aug 1, 2014 19:56
Smoking in all NSW prisons is set to be banned within 18 months after the state's prison boss expressed his concern about the health effects lighting up in jails is having on staff and inmates. But the prison officers union said NSW risks becoming the l
Sep 30, 2013 Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Sep 29, 2013 21:13
Since January 2012, there have been 85 arrests in connection with the black market. A single cigarette at Rikers Island goes for $30 on average, jail sources say.
May 6, 2013 New York Daily News
added May 18, 2013 07:54