- Town increases security with escaped inmate on the loose Updated: May-05-16 12:38 pm
BARNEGAT TOWNSHIP, New Jersey - An escaped inmate who once served time for manslaughter for killing a crying baby eluded authorities for a third day Thursday, leading to increased security at schools in the New Jersey town where he was last seen.
- Lake County escaped inmate tracked to Texas via cellphone Updated: May-04-16 7:51 pm
CROWN POINT, Indiana - Authorities tracked an escaped northwestern Indiana inmate and his girlfriend to Texas using GPS coordinates obtained through a cellphone the couple purchased following the getaway, a sheriff said Wednesday.
- Inmate escapes from Coralville work release facility Updated: May-03-16 7:36 pm
CORALVILLE, Iowa - A 40-year-old man convicted of first-degree burglary has escaped from a Coralville work release facility.
- Authorities seek inmate accused of leaving Athens work site Updated: May-03-16 11:12 am
ATHENS, Georgia - Authorities are searching for a state prisoner they say walked away from a work detail in Athens.
- Inmate who escaped from Devils Lake jail is captured Updated: May-02-16 12:12 pm
DEVILS LAKE, North Dakota - An inmate who escaped from the regional jail in Devils Lake last month has been captured.
- 1 of 2 Kansas county jail inmates recaptured in Pittsburg Updated: May-01-16 11:39 am
PITTSBURG, Kansas - One of two inmates who walked away from the Crawford County jail is back in custody.
- Abuse survivor begins new life after prison Updated: Apr-30-16 3:01 am
PENSACOLA, Florida - The hard part about meeting Deidre Cox is reconciling the present day version of this gracious woman with the description of the person who was sentenced to prison in 2008 after escaping from a work release program.
- Man who escaped JeffCo jail gets 72 years in prison Updated: Apr-28-16 8:33 pm
DENVER - A man who escaped from the Jefferson County jail in 2014 and committed numerous crimes during the 10 days he was on the loose has been sentenced to 72 years in prison.
- Inmate who escaped from East Texas jail captured Updated: Apr-28-16 11:38 am
CANTON, Texas - Authorities say a man who escaped from an East Texas jail has been captured.
- Inmate escapes from North Carolina minimum security prison Updated: Apr-27-16 12:38 pm
POLKTON, North Carolina - North Carolina prison officials say an inmate has escaped from a prison in Anson County.
- Man sentenced to prison in slaying of US official in Niger Updated: Apr-27-16 12:28 am
NEW YORK - A Malian national who escaped from prison twice after being charged with killing a U.S. Defense Department official and wounding a U.S. Marine during a 2000 carjacking in Niger was sentenced on Tuesday to 25 years in prison.
- FBI agent wants to display 2012 Chicago prison escape rope Updated: Apr-25-16 1:54 pm
CHICAGO - An FBI special agent hopes to send a rope that two bank robbers used to escape from a downtown Chicago lockup in 2012 to be displayed at the FBI Education Center in Washington.
- Escaped inmate won't face death penalty at homicide trial Updated: Apr-25-16 9:02 am
KITTANNING, Pennsylvania - A man charged with strangling a woman he knew after escaping from a Pennsylvania jail won't face the death penalty when he stands trial.
- Inmate escapes from Kentucky River Regional Jail Updated: Apr-25-16 6:05 am
HAZARD, Kentucky - Hazard police are searching for an inmate who escaped from the Kentucky River Regional Jail.
- Kansas Court: State not liable for elderly woman's death Updated: Apr-23-16 1:22 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - The state is not liable for the death of an 83-year-old woman who died months after she was assaulted in her home by an escaped inmate, the Kansas Supreme Court has ruled.
- Inmates plead not guilty to jail escape, kidnap Updated: Apr-22-16 6:08 pm
SANTA ANA, California - Authorities say three inmates have pleaded not guilty to making a brazen escape from the Orange County jail and kidnapping a cab driver while they were on the run.
- Prisoner caught in underwear following escape Updated: Apr-21-16 11:35 am
HARTFORD, Connecticut - A 22-year-old Hartford man who was arrested after a Wednesday night car chase escaped while being escorted into court Thursday, only to be caught a short time later wearing nothing but gray boxer shorts and hospital socks.
- Sheriff: Inmate recaptured after escape from county jail Updated: Apr-21-16 7:34 am
DADEVILLE, Alabama - Authorities in Tallapoosa County say an inmate who escaped from the county jail has been recaptured.
- New Mexico rescinds firing of guards on duty during escape Updated: Apr-19-16 9:19 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - State officials have withdrawn firing notices for two guards who were transporting inmates across New Mexico last month when two escaped from the back of a prisoner transport van, a representative for the prison guards union said.
- The Latest: Officer saw guards' fatigue day inmates fled Updated: Apr-19-16 7:45 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - The Latest on the ongoing investigation into the escape of two inmates in New Mexico (all times local):
- Memorial planned to honor officer fatally shot in 1994 Updated: Apr-19-16 10:04 am
GRAND HAVEN, Michigan - A permanent memorial is planned to honor a police officer in western Michigan who was shot to death more than two decades ago by an escaped jail prisoner.
- Authorities: 2nd escaped inmate captured in Greenville Updated: Apr-18-16 3:59 am
GREENVILLE, Georgia - Authorities in west Georgia say they've captured the second of two inmates who escaped from a county jail.
- Idaho fugitive arrested in Mexico gets 5 years for escape Updated: Apr-17-16 11:29 pm
PAYETTE, Idaho - An Idaho man who escaped the Payette County Jail by scaling a razor-wire fence and spent more than a year on the run before being arrested in Mexico has been sentenced to five years in jail.
- Authorities look for inmate who fled work release program Updated: Apr-17-16 2:56 pm
WATERLOO, Iowa - Iowa authorities are looking for a 42-year-old woman who didn't return to a work release program in Waterloo after a furlough.
- Escaped Texas jail inmate found hiding in dishwasher Updated: Apr-15-16 4:39 pm
JASPER, Texas - An East Texas jail inmate who fled while being treated at a hospital has been caught hiding in a dishwasher.