(Patrick Semansky / AP)
Maryland corrections officials also announced the hiring of a director of a prisons investigations team.
Aaron C. Davis
The maximum security facility in Western Maryland is on lockdown until next week.
Close to a dozen legislators serving on a special commission visited the Baltimore City Detention Center.
(Patrick Semansky / Associated Press)
Ann E. Marimow and Peter Hermann
Under officials’ noses, the enterprise grew into a smuggling operation that spilled onto Baltimore’s streets.
Deploying a system that blocks cellphone calls could a year at the Baltimore City Detention Center.
A hearing next week is the first of several planned meetings to come up with legislative recommendations.
Most of the indicted officers were hired before 21, an age that may have left them open to influence.
(Rebecca D'Angelo / FOR THE WASHINGTON POST)
O’Malley declines an invitation to appoint a special counsel, citing efforts that are underway.
(Michael S. Williamson / The Washington Post)
COLUMN | Even Md. Democrats say O’Malley should have acted sooner to stymie problems at Baltimore jail.
(Brian Witte / AP)
E-mails show O’Malley corrections chief was briefed before the governor left for Israel.