OGDEN, Utah (AP) - Deputies say a 22-year-old Weber County inmate was found dead over the weekend in what appears to be the second suicide at the jail in a month.
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 News) - An autopsy suggests natural causes were to blame for the death Priscilla Chavez, a Utah State Prison inmate who passed away in September.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says a weeks-old baked potato was the source of a botulism outbreak at a Utah prison where inmates consumed cell-brewed alcohol.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A death row inmate's conviction and sentence will stand after the Utah Supreme Court upheld a lower court's ruling to dismiss his appeal.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Authorities say they found nothing suspicious in the death of a Utah State Prison inmate who previously won a civil lawsuit after being raped in 2001 by a corrections officer.
GREENWOOD, Miss. (AP) - Leflore County officials say private company is bidding to house federal prisoners at the shuttered Delta Correctional Facility in Greenwood.
DRAPER, Utah (AP) - Utah prison officials say 340 inmates will be awarded high-school degrees in a ceremony this week.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Five musicians who spent a combined 86 years behind bars before being exonerated by DNA evidence will perform at a special fundraiser for a group working to clear others wrongly accused.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi Department of Corrections says Management & Training Corporation, the country's third largest private prison operator, will manage three facilities in Mississippi.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is ordering federal, state and local prisons to increase efforts to stop prison rape by issuing mandatory screening, enforcement and prevention regulations in hopes of reducing sexual victimization behind bars.