A Westchester County Corrections employee who allowed actor Omari Hardwick to take a picture with an inmate was suspended without pay on Tuesday, pending an internal investigation, according to Justin Pruyne, deputy commissioner of correction. Hardwick, who plays James “Ghost” St. Patrick in the Starz series Power, was allowed to bring a cell phone into […]
CLEVELAND – Two women who were held captive in a Cleveland home for more than a decade have responded to Joan Rivers’ joke about their plight. Rivers compared living in her daughter’s guest room to being trapped in Ariel Castro’s home. “Those women in the basement in Cleveland had more space,” she said on the TODAY show. […]
The convicted former football player and actor claims he has turned his life around after finding God. Disgraced American football legend and retired actor O.J. Simpson is reportedly planning to become a televangelist after his release from a five year prison term some time this Christmas. The troubled star’s manager Norman Pardo told […]
MANSFIELD, OH (WOIO) – A nationwide manhunt is underway for an inmate who escaped from the Mansfield Correctional Institution. The inmate, James Davis Myers, 47, was last seen before 9 p.m. Wednesday. No details of the escape are being released, but he was assigned to a work detail in the maintenance section of the prison. […]
CLEVELAND – Did you know there are move slaves in the world today than any other time in history? Knowledge is power and that’s what will help end human trafficking. Today, there are approximately 27 million people bound to slavery. Some human beings are bought or sold, others are being forced to work in inhumane […]
MANSFIELD, Ohio - Authorities at the Mansfield Correctional Institution said inmate Jeffrey Lewis walked away from his garage work assignment and the prison is on lockdown. Prison officials noticed the 25-year-old was missing around 9:25 Wednesday morning.
CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – A Cleveland jail guard has been suspended, accused of sleeping on the job and allowing a prisoner to take off. The guard, Constance Hefeford, was suspended 20 working days, or one month without pay. The prisoner she let escape, Erin Eckroad who was wanted for drug charges, is still on the […]