Jail Guard

The federal Metropolitan Correctional Center in Chicago. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Ex-Jail Guard Gets 2 Years For Smuggling Food, Cigarettes Into MCC

With 16 years service as jail guard at the Metropolitan Correctional Center, Tony Henderson knew better than most what life behind bars looks like. Now, he’s going to get a fresh perspective — as an inmate of federal prison.


Cook County Jail (Credit: CBS)

Jail Officer Suspended After Penning ‘Graphic’ Letters To Inmate

The Cook County Sheriff’s office has suspended a high-ranking jail officer who kept up a secret relationship with a female inmate awaiting trial for the alleged murder of her 6-year-old daughter


A 23-year-old man was shot and killed in an apparent case of road rage, then crashed into this gas pump in Hammond, Ind., on Aug. 8, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Jail Guard Charged In Fatal Road Rage Shooting In Hammond

On Thursday, 23-year-old Montrell Moss was shot and killed, after throwing a cup of water at a van that had twice cut him off along Indianapolis Boulevard in Hammond, Ind.


Cook County Jail (Credit: CBS)

Cook County Jail Guard Charged With Punching Inmate, Knocking Him Down

A Cook County Jail officer faces prison time for allegedly hitting an inmate and knocking him down.

CBS Chicago–08/03/2012

Timothy Fuller

County Correctional Officer Arrested In Drug Sting

A correctional officer at the Cook County Jail was busted accepting marijuana and cocaine to deliver to an inmate, and now stands charged with four felonies.