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Md. legislative panel eyes replacing Baltimore jail complex, cracking down on contraband

(Patrick Semansky / AP)

The commission will consider a draft report on Wednesday in response to a corruption scandal at the facility.

Article

Suspect in Baltimore jail case on duty in Afghanistan

Derrick Jones is one of 14 corrections officers named in charges unsealed last month.

Column

Fourth annual ‘Turkeys of the Year’ recognize various follies in Washington region

COLUMN | Dan Snyder, Metro system and Baltimore jail are among those “honored” for assorted folly.

Article

14 more corrections officers charged in Baltimore corruption probe involving jail gang

(Michael S. Williamson / The Washington Post)

The current or former employees are accused of helping a prison gang in Baltimore smuggle in items.

Article

Authorities in Baltimore indict 48 in effort to wipe out gang

The move reflects a growing concern over the Black Guerrilla Family’s role on the streets of Baltimore.

Article

Seventh prison guard admits helping prison gang in drug-smuggling scheme

Kimberly Dennis admitted having sexual relationships with gang-affiliated inmates.

Article

Baltimore guard pleads guilty to racketeering in jail scandal

(Patrick Semansky / Associated Press)

Jennifer Owens faces up to 20 years for helping the man who fathered two children with her.

Editorial

D.C. prisoners deserve better than flawed video-only visitation policy

(Vadim Ghirda / AP)

Inmates deserve better than flawed video-only visits.

Article

Md. prison gang leader pleads guilty in drug-smuggling, bribery scheme

(Courtesy of Anne Arundel County Police Department / COURTESY OF ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT)

Tavon White says “many other” jail guards were involved in smuggling and sexual relations with inmates.

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Inmate stabs corrections officer at North Branch; officer in stable condition

Eight corrections staff at a Western Maryland facility have been assaulted in the past five weeks.