Osborn Correctional Institution has been placed on lockdown after 105 asymptomatic inmates tested positive for coronavirus.
Coronavirus is continuing to impact the Connecticut prison system with the death of two more inmates due to the virus Monday and another Tuesday, bringing the state total to six. This, as the ACLU is suing the state to protect inmates from the virus behind bars.
The Connecticut Department of Correction is conducting an internal investigation after an inmate at Osborn Correctional Institution died.
A group of Connecticut prison inmates has asked a federal judge for bottled drinking water, alleging the tap water at the Osborn Correctional Institution is tainted with bacteria found in sewage.
Imprisoned for killing a man, Edward White initially feared retaliation when he learned an acquaintance, his fellow inmate, was his victim’s nephew.
A man from Sharon has been arrested after he was allegedly in possession of child pornography.
Police have charged a woman who they say sent drugs to an inmate at a Connecticut prison by fitting them into envelopes containing sports schedules.
State officials say four housing units at Connecticut’s medium-security prison in Somers have been closed in response to a declining crime rate that has led to a smaller inmate population.