Archive for April 2014

2014

23

Apr

Guard Taken Hostage at Trumbull County Jail, Ohio

April 23, 2014: Three inmates took a guard hostage and phoned the media in a standoff that lasted five hours.

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22

Apr

Attack on guards at Saskatchewan Federal Penitentiary, Canada

April 22, 2014: Approximately five prisoners attacked two prison guards at around 8 in the evening, which ended with both guards and one of the prisoners requiring medical treatment.

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18

Apr

Free Alabama Movement Second Strike Attempt

April 18-20, 2014: Following the January action, FAM spokespeople attempt to announce statewide strike through media outreach. Pre-emptive transfers and isolation of strike leaders stunts participation.

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02

Apr

Attack on Guards at Allred Unit, Texas

April 2, 2014: One Correctional Officer was standing near a doorway when he was attacked by multiple inmates. The inmates reportedly had two homemade weapons which were used to stab the officer multiple times. Another officer was stabbed while trying to respond to the incident.

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