Drug Overdose Kills 1 Inmate and Sickens 11 at State Prison, officials say

One inmate at Mule Creek State Prison has died and 11 others were treated over the weekend for what authorities say are suspected drug overdoses at the facility in Ione. Ten inmates were taken to hospitals because of the incident, and eight have since returned to the prison about 45 miles southeast of Sacramento, officials with the … More Drug Overdose Kills 1 Inmate and Sickens 11 at State Prison, officials say

Seizures of Mobiles and Drugs in Prisons Rose Last Year

Seizures of contraband, including mobile phones and drugs, increased significantly across the Irish Prison Service last year. And the Prison Officers’ Association (POA) said on Friday those controlling the supply routes wielded great power in the prisons as a result. Last year 872 mobile phones were found in jails and drugs were seized on 1,018 … More Seizures of Mobiles and Drugs in Prisons Rose Last Year