Bryshere Y. Gray, who starred as Hakeem Lyon on Empire, has reportedly been sentenced to serve time for domestic violence. The rapper and actor pleaded guilty to felony aggravated assault and was sentenced to 10 days in county jail in Arizona, plus three years probation, according... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — Two detention center deputies were fired Monday as investigators probe the January death of a Black inmate who had mental health issues. Body camera footage of the Jan. 5 incident at the Al Cannon Detention Center in Charleston, South Carolina, shows that... Read More.
(NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C.) -- The Department of Justice and the FBI are investigating the death of a Black man with a mental illness at a South Carolina jail, as newly released body camera footage showed deputies repeatedly deploying stun guns before he became unresponsive. Jamal... Read More.
(MCKINNEY, Texas) -- The death of a 26-year-old Black man in custody at a Texas jail has been ruled a homicide. Marvin Scott III, of Frisco, Texas, was arrested on a misdemeanor marijuana possession charge by police in Allen, a suburb of northern Dallas, on... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Lawyers for Ghislaine Maxwell are accusing guards at a federal detention center of improperly confiscating and reviewing her legal documents after she met with her lawyers at the facility over the weekend, according to a letter Monday to the federal judge... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A New York City Department of Correction captain is behind bars and charged with negligent homicide after she allegedly watched an inmate kill himself and did nothing, a district attorney said. Rebecca Hillman, 38, was charged with negligent homicide in connection with... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A Pennsylvania man charged with assaulting officers at the U.S. Capitol during the Jan. 6 insurrection says he was brutally beaten by two guards at the D.C. Correctional Treatment Facility late last month, according to his lawyer. Ryan Samsel, who was arrested in... Read More.
By Kiara Alfonseca, ABC News(ALLEN, Texas) -- The arrest and shocking death of Marvin Scott III in police custody have put a spotlight again on the racial disparities for marijuana arrests.Scott, a 26-year-old Black man, was arrested on... Read More.
By PATRICK REEVELL, ABC News (MOSCOW) -- A Moscow court on Tuesday could order the imprisonment of opposition leader Alexey Navalny for up to three and a half years in what is widely seen as a test of whether the Kremlin is determined... Read More.
By PATRICK REEVELL, ABC News (MOSCOW) -- The Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny has said he will return to Russia this week for what could be a dramatic homecoming following his poisoning with a nerve agent this summer.Navalny has been in... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Police in central California are on the hunt for six men they say escaped from a jail late Saturday night by scaling down its walls from the roof with homemade rope.The Merced County... Read More.
By: IVAN PEREIRA and MATT SEYLER, ABC News (ROCKFORD, Ill.) -- The Army Green Beret accused of killing three people and wounding three others during a shooting at an Illinois bowling alley this weekend was ordered to be remanded to jail.