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Top CorrectionsOne Facebook posts of 2012

Here's what our Facebook fans found most "likeable" over the year


It’s been a long and tumultuous year, and our Facebook page reflected that! Here’s CorrectionsOne’s top Facebook posts of 2012.


Calif. judge upholds postcard rule for inmates

A Ventura County, Calif., judge issued a final ruling that said inmates may only receive mail in the form of postcards, not in envelopes. 597 likes.



Paraguay: Stray dog's barking foils prison break

Three dangerous inmates in Paraguay dug a tunnel from their cell to the street, but were undone when a dog began to bark, alerting a corrections officer. 208 likes.



Texas man executed for 10-month-old boy's death

A Texas man was executed for killing a 10-month-old boy. 380 likes.



Texas man executed for role in robbery-shooting

A man condemned for killing three people in a 2002 Texas robbery received a lethal injection. 227 likes.



Calif. death row inmate found hanging in cell

Prison officials say a Calif. death row inmate, a repeat child molestor, convicted in 2004 of murdering and then dumping the remains of a 13-year-old boy, hung himself in his cell. 295 likes.



Inmates taunt Jerry Sandusky with Pink Floyd song

Jerry Sandusky was serenaded in his jail cell by other inmates, who crooned lyrics from a Pink Floyd song: “Hey teacher! Leave those kids alone!” 3120 likes.



CO killed in hit and run

An Ill. sheriff’s correctional officer died after a driver struck her outside the county jail. 191 likes.



CO collapses, dies while moving inmate

Correctional Officer Timothy Betts suffered a fatal heart attack while moving an “unruly inmate” into segregation. 741 likes.




Authorities identify CO killed in Colo. prison incident

A moment of silence was held for Correctional Officer Mary K. Ricard who was killed by an inmate who attacked her in the kitchen of her correctional facility. 301 likes.



Execution looms for SD killer, ending 22-year saga

A man convicted of killing a 9-year-old girl in 1990 was executed, ending the 22-year-long saga. 231 likes.



Slain CO described as 'friendly neighbor'

A corrections officer gunned down while off-duty at a banquet hall was remembered as a “friendly neighbor.” 8690 likes.

December: We end our roundup with the most liked post of December – it’s a reminder that every day, corrections officers put their lives on the line to protect every day citizens. 224 likes.


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