Earlier this year, the ACRJ Authority Board began the lengthy process of renovating the jail, a process which is dictated by the state General Assembly and is not anticipated to end until 2025.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A federal judge’s sweeping order requiring the city and county of Los Angeles to quickly shelter all homeless people living on downtown’s Skid Row was overturned Thursday by an appeals court that called it an abuse of judicial discretion.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Search teams found nothing of note Wednesday at a Florida wilderness park where they have spent days looking for the boyfriend of Gabby Petito, the young woman who authorities say was killed while on a cross-country trip with him.
Augusta County Sheriff’s Office says Khaleesi Cuthriell, a missing 3-year-old girl from Augusta County, died in suspects' care.
The FBI says a county coroner has confirmed that human remains found along the border of Grand Teton National Park are those of 22-year-old Gabby Petito.
As hundreds of homeless Vermonters are expected to lose access to motel rooms paid for by the state during the pandemic, advocates urged officials on Monday to extend the benefit even longer.
Police on Monday swarmed the Florida home of a young man wanted for questioning in the disappearance of his girlfriend, Gabby Petito. Get the latest.
CAPRON — Warning of security risks at its facilities, the Virginia Department of Corrections says it is experiencing its worst-ever staffing crisis and is seeking to increase starting salaries by about 25% to better recruit and retain officers.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The recall election that once threatened to derail California Gov. Gavin Newsom's political future has instead given it new life, offering a rare midterm vote of confidence that could fuel an ambitious legislative agenda featuring new coronavirus vaccine mandates, housing for the homeless and health insurance for people living in the country illegally.
Charlottesville police said an officer witnessed a verbal disorder Saturday in the 1000 block of West Main Street.
The child, who was last sighted in February, had been placed in the care of a Waynesboro woman who investigators believe is now accompanying a fugitive.
Providence, R.I. (AP) — Advocates for homeless Rhode Islanders are urging state leaders to do more to address a big increase in the problem since the pandemic began.
LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — In late summer, the ravine is overgrown with kudzu and other greenery, but come winter, Tiler McFadden knows he’ll have …
“Every jail that I'm aware of is experiencing the same shortages, either worse than we are or maybe slightly better, but not much; we're just not getting applications."
Britney Spears’ former bodyguard Fernando Flores worries about what might happen if the star is freed from her conservatorship, as he says he feels “very protective” of her.
"Solitary confinement by any other name is still solitary confinement," the ACLU of Virginia said.
Two bystanders saved a Fredericksburg police officer from a more severe beating early Wednesday by pulling a suspect off an officer who was being assaulted, police said Thursday.
The Virginia Department of Corrections said Thursday that it has ended what it calls “restrictive housing” in prisons. The ACLU of Virginia and other advocates for prison inmates — who call the practice “solitary confinement” — disagree.
A new report says medical care remains spotty and questions the state’s practice of isolating mentally ill inmates for 23 hours or more a day.
Danny Trejo "refuses to blame" his parents for his addiction problems, even though he was first introduced to marijuana when he was just eight years old.