'If You're Reading These Words, We've Succeeded': Prison Poetry Program Help Inmates Break StereotypesEvery day, people are sentenced to prison for a variety of crimes. They're all different from race, age and even the crimes they committed. But once they're locked behind those bars, society's view of them changes and they become the violent stereotypes seen in moves, television and more.
Herald Sources: Dade Inmate's Death In Shower Ruled AccidentalThe death of a mentally ill inmate thrown into a hot shower at Dade Correctional Institution has been ruled accidental, sources told our news partners at the Miami Herald.
Dade Inmate Critically Injured In FightAn inmate at the Dade Correctional Institution in Homestead was airlifted to the hospital after he got into a fight with another inmate.
Senate Bill Targets Troubled Prison SystemAmid scrutiny over inmate deaths and alleged misconduct in Florida's prisons, a new bill is aimed at improving the system.
Escaped Inmate Caught In West Palm Beach An inmate on-the-run since Halloween was located Monday afternoon.
Escaped Inmate From Dade C.I. Possibly In Tampa Area An inmate at a state prison in Miami-Dade County is on the loose after he escaped on Halloween.
FDLE Searching For Escaped Inmate From Dade C.I.A prisoner has escaped from the Dade Correctional Institution, said Florida Department of Law Enforcement officials Friday night.
Federal Probe Sought Into Florida Prison Death Lawyers for an inmate who died at a Florida prison after telling her family that a prison guard had threatened her life are asking the U.S. Department of Justice for an investigation.
DOC Launches Transparency Database Of Inmate Deaths The Department of Corrections (DOC) launched a database Tuesday meant to bring some light to inmate deaths.
Corrections Dept. Reforms In Wake Of Scalding Death Of Dade Inmate In the wake of a death of Miami-Dade mentally ill inmate who died after being left in a scalding hot shower at the Dade Correctional Institution, the state's Department of Corrections is set to announce new reforms to protect those in the custody of the state.
Corrections Chief Installs New Leaders At Troubled Miami-Dade PrisonA new warden has been named at Dade Correctional Institution after the previous warden and two of his assistants were fired after the investigation into an inmate death who died in a scalding shower was taking too long.
Warden Fired Over Prisoner's 2012 Scalding DeathPrison officials said a warden and two of his assistants were fired because the investigation of an inmate who died in a scalding shower was taking too long.
Prison Chief Promises To Expose Truth In Inmate Death The Florida Department of Corrections Secretary spoke Thursday at the same place where an inmate had died back in 2012 after being left in a scalding hot shower.
Prison Chief To Assess Scalding Shower Death The head of Florida's prison system is heading to Dade Correctional Institution to try to help with the investigation into the death of a mentally ill inmate.