Bartholomew County Sheriff Matthew Myers is attributing jail disturbances to overcrowding and not having enough staff or operational space.
An Indianapolis bicycle group teams up with Putnamville Correctional Facility to refurbish used bicycles and donate them to underprivileged children.
Indianapolis' mayor is proposing a slate of criminal-justice changes aimed at steering mentally ill and drug-addicted suspects into treatment instead of jail.
"Women in Prison" will focus on the stories of 12 offenders at the all-women Wabash Valley facility during the six-episode season.
Offenders at the Correctional Industrial Facility in Pendleton, Ind., are learning to cultivate more than a dozen fruits and vegetables.
IU Health is revoking disciplinary actions against two nurses who tried to unionize; scientists are giving the bridge over Wildcat Creek a thorough examination.
Families of inmates often pay high costs for phone calls and other technological communication services. They say the costs add up quickly.
Cody Morris and Troy Thomas were incarcerated at a minimum security facility in Edinburgh and were part of a trash pick-up crew working in the Columbus area.
A judge has ruled the federal prison in Terre Haute must allow Muslim inmates group prayer anytime they are out of their cells.
Indiana’s jails have phased out a set of standards that was two decades old.