The ACLU says the Vigo County Jail is housing more than the 268 inmates agreed to in 2002 court settlement.
Nearly 8 percent of inmates at the Marion County Jail reported being sexually abused by a jail staff member, according to a Department of Justice report.
The number of women in Indiana prisons has increased 50 percent in the past decade, mostly because of drug-related charges.
Officials are looking to expand its Johnson County Community Corrections center, which allows people to work while serving jail time.
What critics call a convoluted and error-prone sex offender registry may need a revamp.
As part of his sentence, Wood will undergo mental health counseling.
IUPD officers are preparing for the Little 500 weekend with a remote jail booking program.
Lincoln Plowman's sentence falls short of what prosecutors had hoped for.
The suspect robbed the Garden of Eden adult video store when he killed the 47-year-old clerk from Lawrence County.
Decarcerate Monroe County says it wants the justice department to extend a ruling that would cap the Monroe County Jail at 278 inmates.