The regional jail authority announced its pick Friday. Also that day, Roanoke County Fire & Rescue announced the appointment of a new deputy chief for its agency.
It wasn’t long after Matthew Reed shoplifted a $63 set of sheets from a Target in upstate New York that the coronavirus pandemic brought the world to a standstill.
A Carroll County man was back in custody Wednesday evening, after escaping a jail transport that morning.
UPDATE 8:30 a.m.: James Wesley Wall was found and is in custody, according to announcement posted Wednesday evening by the Carroll County Sher…
Kendall Jenner's alleged naked swimming stalker will serve 180 days in jail after taking a plea deal this week.
Kendall Jenner’s alleged stalker has been sentenced to 180 days in jail after he plead no contest to one count of trespassing and one count of loitering with the intent of committing a crime.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A detention facility in Georgia where women claim they were subjected to unwanted medical procedures and a Massachusetts jail that has drawn complaints of inhumane conditions will no longer be used to detain immigrants, the Biden administration said Thursday.
Hayden Panettiere’s ex-boyfriend, Brian Hickerson, has been sentenced to 45 days in prison following his arrest on domestic violence charges.
The Franklin County Jail is resuming its inmate roadside cleanup program after a year-long hiatus sparked by the pandemic.
Kendall Jenner has been granted a restraining order after the man who was arrested for swimming naked in her pool showed up at her sister Kylie Jenner's gated community.
The optimism in Ashley Eggleston’s smile is heartbreaking.
The case appears to be the first confirmed COVID-related death of a recent inmate in the Roanoke Valley.
Michael Dominic Morris, 26, who faces an array of charges tied to the death of Sgt. Perry Hodge of the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office, was denied bail in Pulaski County General District Court on Wednesday. He remains in the New River Valley Regional Jail.
The victim of a fatal shooting discovered Monday has been identified as an 18-year-old Roanoke woman, according to the Roanoke Police Department.
An 84-year-old Moneta man has died less than two months after confessing to killing his wife, according to the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office.
Eight Minnesota jail guards who were barred from working on the floor where a former Minneapolis police officer was initially held after his a…
John Marshall Higgins' convictions were on three counts of deprivation of civil rights, after he denied medical care to an injured inmate and failed to protect him from abuse; one count of conspiracy to commit mail fraud; and two counts of mail fraud for accepting items of value in exchange for engaging in official acts.
The Western Virginia Regional Jail received its first round of shots last week and was able to give initial doses to 250 people out of its current headcount of about 800 inmates.