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A federal judge has sentenced an Austin, Texas, man to 30 months in prison after he pleaded guilty to stalking and sending threatening letters and emails to pop star Taylor Swift’s former record label. According to records filed in federal court, Eric Swarbrick was given the sentence during a hearing Wednesday (Sept. 16) in Nashville. …

VACAVILLE — While fire crews managed to halt the progress of the LNU Lightning Complex Fire from reaching the middle of town, thick smoke and ash hung in the air Friday, prompting concerns among family members of people incarcerated there about the health of their loved ones, who say the conditions have been terrible inside …

A woman who broke into her ex-boyfriend’s East Hartford apartment last fall and used a wheeled cooler to steal a safe containing cash and two guns was sentenced Tuesday in Vernon Superior Court to serve nine months in prison. Th woman, Jennifer Foss, 32, who lived in Vernon at the time of her arrest last …

Gunmen have attacked a prison compound in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad and a battle with security forces is under way, according to officials, with reports of several casualties.  Sohrab Qaderi, a provincial council member in Jalalabad, said the attackers detonated a car laden with explosives outside the government-run facility, with two smaller blasts following …

PRISONERS have taken over Ware State Prison in Georgia — where ‘several active shooters’ along with fatalities are reported, Your Content is learning. According to Law Enforcement Today, Ware Prison in Georgia was overtaken by inmates. – Advertisement – UPDATE — 3:09A (ET): Multiple agencies, including the Georgia Bureau of Investigation responded to a riot …

ST. LOUIS – A Break the Pipeline protest in downtown St. Louis called for police to be removed from schools and have that money spent on resources like counseling and teacher pay. Reverend Doctor Dietra Wise Baker from Metropolitan Congregations United led a march with families, who said there is a school-to-prison pipeline in St. …

Roger Stone says President Donald Trump saved his life by commuting his prison sentence Friday night. “The president has saved my life,” Stone said, “And he’s given me the opportunity to fight for vindication.” He previously had said that any period in a federal prison would amount to a death sentence, given the coronavirus pandemic …

President Donald Trump on Friday commuted the prison sentence of former campaign aide Roger Stone, sparing his longtime adviser from having to report to prison next week. “Roger Stone has already suffered greatly,” the White House said in a statement. “He was treated very unfairly, as were many others in this case. Roger Stone is …

Health officials are working to keep a fast-moving coronavirus outbreak at California’s San Quentin State Prison from spreading into the broader Bay Area community. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Health officials are working to keep a fast-moving coronavirus outbreak at California’s San Quentin State Prison from spreading into the broader …

Prison reform advocate, 51, accused of preparing a jail break had a builder create a CONCRETE room in his condo so he could practice breaking into the walls Prison reform advocate, Alexander Friedmann, 51, has been accused of trying to stage a jail break after a concrete room was discovered in his condo’s basement  Police …