Make this page my home page
  1. Drag the home icon in this panel and drop it onto the "house icon" in the tool bar for the browser

  2. Select "Yes" from the popup window and you're done!


Corrections Resources

Featured Product Categories

Most Popular Articles

Corrections Article

Print Comment RSS Bookmark

Ms. prison gang fight injures many

By Michael Newsom
The Sun Herald

GULFPORT, Miss. One inmate had his jaw broken and a dozen others found themselves on lockdown following a series of what appears to be gang-related attacks at the Harrison County jail late Thursday night.

But despite talk circulating Friday among the legal community, Warden Don Cabana said officials don't believe the attacks were racially motivated. All of the dozen or so men that officers believe were the aggressors are black. The roughly one dozen victims of attacks are white. The warden said he believes one explanation could be that gang members simply attacked non-gang members for intimidation.

Full story:Ms. prison gang fight injures many

The comments below are member-generated and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of CorrectionsOne or its staff.
Most Commented Articles
1. C1 humor column: 45 signs you're a corrections officerCorrections Article Comments151
2. Fla. CO stabbed to death by inmateCorrections Article Comments76
3. Officer strangled at Wash. state prisonCorrections Article Comments62
4. Right or wrong: Supervisor doesn't write up officer for security breachCorrections Article Comments48
5. TASERs in prison: A good idea?Corrections Article Comments47
6. C1 humor column: The top prison nicknamesCorrections Article Comments44
7. Officials: Inmate kills Pa. corrections officerCorrections Article Comments42
8. Ala. inmate dies after attacking corrections officerCorrections Article Comments42
9.  Cell phone smuggling techniques: A photo database Secure - Login RequiredCorrections Article Comments42
10. Mont. prison nurse who had sex with inmate gets 25 yearsCorrections Article Comments37

Back to previous page