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The funeral for the woman who died in police custody two weeks ago, sparking speculation about police involvement in her death, will be buried Saturday…

Last week, Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman stepped into a shower at the maximum security prison in which he was held and disappeared. Authorities say that…

A judge has denied Suge Knight’s request to dismiss his fatal hit-and-run case after the key witness refused to identify him, PEOPLE reports. Knight and his lawyer,…

Following his plan to rectify the “war on drugs” that jailed thousands and destroyed communities, President Obama is expected to commute the sentences of dozens…

One of the two murderers who escaped from an upstate New York prison two weeks ago was shot and killed by officers on Friday. The…

Arrested at 17, Carlos Montero has been in Riker’s Island for 7 years without being convicted http://t.co/aMP8eaWNs0 via @dailykos — JoeInWV (@wvjoe911) June 16, 2015…

Since December, Bobby Shmurda, his GS9 crew, and their fans have been impatiently waiting for a date to be set for their anticipated trial. The…

When Frederick Hutson landed in prison at the age of 24 on a drug trafficking charge in Florida, he was surprised to learn that it…

Bobby Shmurda has a while to think about his budding rap career as he sits in jail. The 19-year-old rapper, who was arrested for being the “driving force” behind his gang’s crimes late 2014, believes that his record label, Epic, hasn’t been showing him support. In a New York Times article, it’s the question arises whether […]

Philadelphia rapper Cool C, who was convicted of killing a police officer in 1996 and set to be executed, was granted a stay of execution, according to NBC Philadelphia. Cool C, whose real name is Christopher Roney, was originally set to be executed today (January 8). This is the second time he has been granted a […]

One Georgia man is going to be doing some hard time because he decided that it would be a good idea to rob someone of their iPod. Shareef Tawwab Hakim, 20, has been sentenced to 12 years of prison and eight years of probation after he was convicted of robbery and aggravated assault. The Atlanta […]

Rumors have been swirling for weeks that rapper Remy Ma would soon be  getting out of jail and today is reportedly the day for her homecoming. According to Baller Alert, the rapper was found guilty of shooting Makeeda Barnes-Joseph in the abdomen back in 2008. The entire encounter was alleged to have been over a $3,000 […]