Jail

Getty Images
Jeff Katz
April 30, 2019 - 3:12 pm
A former school bus driver who pleaded guilty to raping a 14-year-old girl who rode his bus has been dismissed with no jail time . Read the full details of the story here .
Read More
(AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
December 12, 2018 - 12:33 pm
By LARRY NEUMEISTER and TOM HAYS, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Cohen, who as President Donald Trump's personal lawyer and fixer once vowed he would "take a bullet" for his boss, was sentenced Wednesday to three years in prison for an array of crimes that included arranging the payment...
Read More
ID 23926737 © Fernando Gregory | Dreamstime.com
November 27, 2018 - 4:41 pm
Richmond, VA (WRVA) - David Eisenhauer and Natalie Keepers are both from Maryland and both were freshmen at VA Tech when 13 year old Nicole Lovell was murdered. Eisenhauer had established a physical relationship with the child and reportedly killed her over fear that others would learn of their...
Read More
(Dreamstime)
November 21, 2018 - 4:53 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A regional jail in Virginia is being sued over allegedly setting up a Christians-only unit dubbed the "God Pod."   A federal lawsuit filed Wednesday by a Muslim civil rights group says the Riverside Regional Jail has set aside a housing pod exclusively for Christian inmates.  ...
Read More
dreamstime
August 07, 2018 - 2:04 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Attorneys are asking the U.S. Supreme Court for a stay of execution for a convicted child killer after the Tennessee Supreme Court and governor decided against a delay. In a filing Tuesday, federal public defender Kelley Henry and attorney Carl Gene Shiles Jr. wrote that...
Read More
July 10, 2018 - 12:54 pm
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A federal judge has ordered President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman to be moved to a jail closer to his lawyers. U.S District Judge T.S. Ellis III on Tuesday said Paul Manafort would be relocated to a jail in Alexandria, Virginia, where he is scheduled to stand...
Read More
(Dreamstime)
June 22, 2018 - 2:14 pm
(RICHMOND, Va. - wrva.com) - Three people are in custody in connection to a murder this week in Dinwiddie, the county's first homicide in several years. Major William Knott with the sheriff's office says they arrested Thornell Sledge, 24, of Petersburg, Caleb Smith, 25, of Newport News, and Jhanae...
Read More
June 15, 2018 - 12:09 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman is going to jail. Paul Manafort was ordered into custody Friday after a federal judge revoked his house arrest, citing newly filed obstruction of justice charges. The move by U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson came after...
Read More