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Maryland correctional reorganization announced

The Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services says it’s reorganizing to improve communication among its pretrial, prison and parole-and-probation units. The Cumberland Times-News reported on the new structure Tuesday. It establishes north, south and central regions headed by ...

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Baltimore man sentenced for using, selling fake bills

A Baltimore man who pleaded guilty to selling and using counterfeit money has been sentenced to more than three years in prison. Prosecutors say 33-year-old Robert Johnson was sentenced Wednesday in Baltimore to 41 months in prison followed by three ...

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Retired clerk hopes to spend more time on prison ministry

FREDERICK — For Carrie Dillard, managing the daily affairs of the Maryland District Court here, and its 22 employees, has been a matter of leading by example. “I would not ask anything of the clerks I wouldn’t help them with ...

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22 charged in racketeering indictment in Md.

Twenty-two members of the Dead Man Incorporated prison gang are facing a federal racketeering indictment that alleges that they were involved in drug trafficking, smuggling contraband into prison and four killings. The indictment was unsealed Wednesday after the arrests of ...

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Some defendants cut from Maryland prison bus death case

Two former Maryland correctional officials have been dropped from a civil case stemming from an inmate’s murder aboard a prison bus. A Baltimore Circuit Court judge ruled Wednesday in favor of former Public Safety and Correctional Services Secretary Mary Ann ...

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