Prison

Winfrey will spend 10 years in prison and another 10 years on probation after pleading guilty to the Atlanta incident that occurred back in April.

Experts are now questioning what levels of solitary confinement are appropriate for inmates and whether this type of punishment is constitutional.

Fathers in prison facing high debt over unpaid child support payments will have the opportunity to "press pause" with a new program.

The Department of Justice is preparing to release about 6,000 nonviolent inmates from federal prison at the end of the month.

Capping off a week of events and political actions to tackle prison reform, President Obama on Thursday became the first sitting president to visit a…

One prisoner has gone to one of the world’s biggest publications to share his views that more correctional facilities should give inmates a chance to…

Lawrence Phillips is reportedly being suspected of killing his prison cellmate this past weekend, after he was found unresponsive when taken to a hospital. According…

Last year, Ronald “Ra Diggs” Herron, a 33-year-old accused New York City gang member, was sentenced to 12 life terms, plus 105 years in prison…

If President Barack Obama could turn back the hands of time, he would have acted immediately to close Guantanamo Bay prison during his first term,…

It’s tough enough being in jail with its closed-in walls and dismal atmosphere, but imagine being stuck in that kind of confinement while also being…