An escape attempt Thursday at a North Carolina prison left two prison employees dead and 10 people injured. None of the inmates were successful in breaking out of the facility. The Pasquotank Correctional Institution, a high-security prison for men located less than 50 miles south of Norfolk,...
A gang-related riot at a South Carolina prison that ended with seven dead and 17 injured, the deadliest U.S. prison riot in a quarter century, exposed the vulnerability of an understaffed system... Source: Wochit News -
A gang-related dispute sparked an overnight riot in a South Carolina prison that killed seven inmates, the deadliest U.S. prison riot since 1993, state officials and prison safety experts said on.. Source: IBTimes -
View 4 more images (Newser) – Corrections officials in South Carolina are blaming a prison riot that left seven prisoners dead on a turf war between gangs over territory, money, and contraband items.. Source: Wochit News -
South Carolina prisons chief Bryan Stirling told reporters the deadly riot at Lee Correctional Institution was about inmates fighting over territory. Seven inmates were killed, and it took officials.. Source: CBS News -
On Monday, a gang related dispute sparked an overnight riot in a South Carolina prison that killed seven inmates, the deadliest US prison riot since 1993. Another 17 people were wounded in an.. Source: Wochit -