- Lawyer: 48-year fugitive hospitalized for kidney failure Updated: May-24-16 8:04 pm
HARTFORD, Connecticut - A Connecticut man who spent 48 years on the lam after escaping from prison has been hospitalized.
- California cabbie kidnapped by escaped inmates sues county Updated: May-24-16 12:22 pm
SANTA ANA, California - The California taxi driver who was kidnapped and held hostage for a week by three inmates who escaped from jail is suing the county and the sheriff's department.
- Priest escapes jail time in attempted luring case Updated: May-24-16 2:55 am
VANCOUVER, Washington - A Catholic priest who pleaded guilty to trying to lure a 14-year-old girl into his car while she was walking home in Vancouver has avoided additional jail time in the case.
- Alaska inmate escapes, then comes back to try to free others Updated: May-23-16 2:58 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A minimum-security prisoner who escaped from a halfway house in Alaska came back three hours later, but it wasn't to turn himself in.
- Alabama inmate with swastika tattoos escapes Updated: May-23-16 8:15 am
FOLEY, Alabama - Prison officials say an Alabama inmate with swastika tattoos is on the loose after fleeing a work site in Baldwin County.
- Pima County inmate flees work crew Updated: May-21-16 6:13 pm
TUCSON, Arizona - Authorities in Pima County are searching for an inmate who disappeared while serving on a work crew.
- Escaped federal inmate caught in Lee County Updated: May-20-16 7:21 am
TUPELO, Mississippi - A convicted bank robber ended three days on the run at an east Tupelo motel.
- Escaped inmates from Monroe, Jones counties captured Updated: May-19-16 8:29 pm
An inmate who escaped from the Monroe County Jail has been captured in Lee County and a man who walked away from a work detail in Jones County has surrendered to authorities.
- FBI adds LA and Chicago area suspects to 10 Most Wanted list Updated: May-19-16 7:34 pm
CHICAGO - The FBI added two men to its 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list Thursday: A Chicago-area man suspected in a teenager's 2009 killing and a Los Angeles man accused of killing his pregnant girlfriend last month.
- Maine's top court upholds bra escape conviction Updated: May-18-16 12:45 am
PORTLAND, Maine - Maine's highest court has upheld the escape conviction of a woman who tried to avoid arrest by telling police that she needed to put on a bra before going to jail.
- Escaped Nevada inmate recaptured near Sacremento Updated: May-17-16 1:29 pm
CARSON CITY, Nevada - A northern Nevada inmate has been recaptured near Sacremento, California after walking away from a work crew six days ago.
- 1 inmate shot, 1 stabbed at Northern California prison Updated: May-16-16 8:01 pm
FOLSOM, California - Authorities say a prison guard shot one inmate to break up an attack by at least three inmates on another prisoner at a maximum security Northern California prison.
- Work underway to restore Civil War-era coat in Massachusetts Updated: May-16-16 9:22 am
GLOUCESTER, Massachusetts - The Civil War-era coat that once helped a Gloucester soldier return safely to the North after escaping a Confederate prison is expected to be back in the city by the end of the summer.
- The Latest: Georgia to review possible pardon for fugitive Updated: May-13-16 1:20 pm
HARTFORD, Connecticut - The Latest on the case of Robert Stackowitz, who escaped from a Georgia prison work camp in 1968 and was finally caught in Connecticut on Monday (all times local):
- Inmate who fled jail found guilty of murder while on the run Updated: May-13-16 11:33 am
KITTANNING, Pennsylvania - An inmate who escaped from jail while behind bars for a parole violation has been convicted of murder for killing an acquaintance while on the run and then stealing her boyfriend's truck.
- Man escapes Clark County jail by posing as another inmate Updated: May-12-16 7:55 pm
VANCOUVER, Washington - Authorities say an inmate at the Clark County Jail has escaped after posing as another inmate scheduled to be released.
- 2 teen boys sentenced for kidnapping great-grandmother Updated: May-12-16 7:13 pm
KENNEWICK, Washington - Two teenagers have been sentenced to a combined 20 years in prison for abducting one of their great-grandmothers and driving with her in the trunk of her car for about 200 miles before she escaped.
- New Mexico jail inmate at large after escaping from clinic Updated: May-12-16 5:32 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - Authorities in southern New Mexico searched Thursday for a jail inmate who escaped from a medical clinic after he was accused of kidnapping a driver by gunpoint in Texas and twice leading police on car chases.
- Legal escape for Florida's 'Prison Houdini' could be blocked Updated: May-12-16 4:40 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - A man known as a "prison Houdini" for a series of escapes might have his first legal exit thwarted after Florida's parole commission voted Thursday to reconsider his upcoming release in a case that began 36 years ago when the then-teenager was convicted of stealing the very tools his father left him in a will.
- Inmate captured just shy of parole, faces more prison time Updated: May-10-16 2:37 am
LACEY TOWNSHIP, New Jersey - An inmate who escaped from a minimum security prison in New Jersey just weeks shy of being eligible for parole could now face an additional three to five years behind bars for the escape, officials said.
- Marshals: Man who fled Georgia prison found after 48 years Updated: May-09-16 5:32 pm
ATLANTA - Federal officials say a man who escaped from a Georgia prison work camp nearly 48 years ago has been arrested in Connecticut.
- The Latest: Police chief says inmate was fatigued Updated: May-09-16 12:50 pm
LACEY TOWNSHIP, New Jersey - The Latest on the search for an escaped New Jersey inmate (all times local):
- Police capture 2 inmates who escaped from halfway house Updated: May-08-16 9:21 pm
CONCORD, New Hampshire - New Hampshire State Police say two inmates who escaped from a minimum security halfway house in Concord have been captured.
- West Virginia State Police search for 2 escaped inmates Updated: May-08-16 4:14 pm
BECKLEY, West Virginia - West Virginia State Police are searching for two inmates who escaped from the Beckley Correctional Center.
- Victim's father happy with inmate's death Updated: May-06-16 11:08 am
RAWLINS, Wyoming - The father of a state prison guard killed by inmates during an escape attempt in 1997 says he's happy to hear that one of the inmates has died in prison.