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!

Sponsors

Corrections Resources

Featured Product Categories

Most Popular Articles

Corrections Article


Print Comment RSS Bookmark


CO kills himself at Ind. women's prison

No one else was injured

By C1 Staff

INDIANAPOLIS — A corrections officer used his department-issued weapon to kill himself on the grounds of the Indiana Women’s prison Monday.

Officers were sent to investigate the gunfire, according to WISHTV. Officials said that a 10-year veteran of the Indiana Department of Corrections killed himself in a public access area of the prison grounds.

No one else was injured. The prison was locked down while police investigated.
 



Most Commented Articles
1. Texas correctional officer killed by inmate identifiedCorrections Article Comments13
2. Trial set for man who threw banana peel at Dave Chappelle Corrections Article Comments9
3. TDOC loses 322 correctional officers amid new overtime pay rulesCorrections Article Comments8
4. Prison killer who severed penis of victim sentenced to deathCorrections Article Comments8
5. NM hires convicted murderer for pilot programCorrections Article Comments8
6. Report: Hanging most common suicide method in Texas jailsCorrections Article Comments7
7. Corrections officer involved in NY escape turns down plea dealCorrections Article Comments6
8. Poor living conditions sparked Kingman prison riotsCorrections Article Comments6
9. Whistleblower correctional officer paid the price for reporting abuseCorrections Article Comments6
10. '2 drunk 2 care' driver wants prison sentence reducedCorrections Article Comments5


Back to previous page