Indiana Department of Correction

State police investigating 70-year-old's prison death as homicide

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Indiana State Police has opened a homicide investigation after prison staff at the Miami Correctional Facility found a 70-year-old inmate unresponsive in his cell.Read more

Indianapolis man charged with killing fellow Pendleton inmate

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An Indianapolis man serving a 60-year sentence for murder has been charged with killing a fellow inmate at a central Indiana prison.Read more

Indiana parolees finding success, employment after prison

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Most parolees in Indiana are finding success after being released from prison.Read more


MC Hammer, Holcomb announce tech skills grant at Pendleton juvenile facility

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MC Hammer was here Tuesday to launch a program to help Hoosiers.Read more

Many Indiana counties face jail crowding with inmate shift

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At least 40 county jails in Indiana are over capacity housing low-level offenders who used to go to prison.Read more

Corrections officer arrested for smuggling drugs into prison

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A corrections officer is now on the other side of the law after police say they caught her smuggling drugs into the Putnamville Prison. Read more

Pendleton Corrections Officer arrested on Trafficking with an Inmate charges

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State Police say they found more than 100 cell phones, sealed in plastic bags, inside the car of an off-duty Corrections Officer.Read more

UPDATE: Inmate believed escaped captured, never left prison grounds

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Authorities say an inmate they believed had escaped from a northern Indiana prison has been captured and he never left the prison grounds.Read more

Fire death of prison inmate from Indianapolis ruled accidental

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Joshua Devine of Indianapolis was serving a sentence for attempted robbery in Marion County. Read more


Indiana prison medical chief works for private Illinois firm

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The chief medical officer for Indiana's prison system held an overlapping position with a for-profit Illinois company that provides health care to correctional...Read more