Stories tagged: escape
UPDATED: Mon., April 27, 2020
Fear and frustration are raging as fast as the coronavirus in some juvenile detention centers, with riots and escapes reported in facilities in hard hit New York and Louisiana.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 7, 2019
Anthony J. Gibson, who escaped from a Spokane work release facility in Februrary and aided in a robbery and assault two weeks later, was sentenced in Spokane County Superior Court …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 24, 2019
Spokane police arrested Anthony Gibson, 26, Friday night. He escaped from a correctional facility this spring and is accused of assault and robbery.
UPDATED: Wed., May 22, 2019
An independent public safety group is asking for the public’s help in finding three men who escaped from work release in Spokane.
UPDATED: Fri., March 29, 2019
A man who walked away from jail work crew this month was nearly caught by police on Sunday when he led police on a brief chase in a stolen Subaru …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 22, 2018
Police were seeking two southeast Kentucky felons Wednesday who escaped from jail by spraying a bleach concoction in the eyes of one jail worker and physically attacking another before running …
Sun., Aug. 5, 2018
A Heyburn man is charged with felony aggravated battery after a woman said she jumped from a moving car between Burley and Declo to escape the man as he hit …
Sun., July 15, 2018
A jaguar at the Audubon Zoo in New Orleans slipped out of its enclosure and went on a territorial killing rampage sometime overnight, attacking four alpacas, an emu and a …
UPDATED: Mon., July 2, 2018
Drones seen buzzing above a French prison months ago may have been on a reconnaissance mission ahead of the helicopter escape of a notorious French criminal – his second breakout …
Mon., June 18, 2018
An elephant that once lived at Michael Jackson’s Neverland Ranch briefly escaped its enclosure at a Florida zoo.
Sun., April 29, 2018
A frisky cat that got loose at New York’s Kennedy Airport has been captured after more than a week on the lam.
UPDATED: Fri., March 30, 2018
Deputies are searching for a Geiger Corrections Center inmate who walked away from his assigned work detail Thursday afternoon.
Sun., Feb. 4, 2018
Washington state officials on Sunday canceled a lease with Cooke Aquaculture Pacific at the site where net pens holding farmed Atlantic salmon collapsed last summer, releasing thousands of non-native fish …
Fri., Jan. 26, 2018
The Paris Zoo says visitors have been evacuated after four baboons escaped from their enclosure.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 17, 2017
Washington state officials have canceled the lease of a salmon farm where more than 160,000 adult Atlantic salmon escaped into the Puget Sound last summer.
Sun., Dec. 10, 2017
Authorities said a 16-year-old boy arrested in a murder case has been recaptured after escaping custody in the Seattle area.
Wed., Oct. 11, 2017
An Idaho jail deputy sustained head injuries after two inmates assaulted the deputy during an escape attempt.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 19, 2017
Spokane County deputies are searching for a Geiger Corrections Center inmate who walked away from a work crew in the 9500 block of East Eighth Avenue around 2 p.m. Tuesday.
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017
The loopholes at an Idaho tent jail where eight inmates were able to escape on six different occasions have been fixed, putting the jail back in good standing with the …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 31, 2017
Security at Canyon County’s tent jail has been improved in the areas where eight inmates were able to escape on six different occasions.
Thu., Aug. 24, 2017
Idaho law enforcement officials are looking for an inmate who went missing after he was granted permission to attend a funeral.
Wed., Aug. 16, 2017
Police in Portland, Ore., caught one of two men who escaped from a Goldendale fire crew early Tuesday morning.
Fri., July 7, 2017
An inmate was recaptured in Texas early Friday after his second escape from a maximum security prison in South Carolina, prison officials said.
Mon., June 26, 2017
The mother of an Arkansas prison escapee who had been on the run for more than three decades said she has been in contact with her son since soon after …
UPDATED: Thu., June 15, 2017
Two escaped inmates sought in the killings of two guards on a prison bus in Georgia were captured Thursday in Tennessee, authorities said.
UPDATED: Wed., June 14, 2017
Two Georgia inmates described as “dangerous beyond description” and wanted in connection with the deaths of two guards on a prison bus remained on the run early Wednesday as reward …
UPDATED: Tue., June 13, 2017
Two inmates are on the loose in Georgia after killing two prison guards during a bus transport Tuesday morning.
Wed., April 26, 2017
Authorities say police have now captured both men who escaped from the county jail in Yakima earlier this month.
UPDATED: Wed., April 26, 2017
The Yakima County Sheriff’s Office has captured the second man who escaped from the Yakima County Corrections Center on April 4.
UPDATED: Thu., April 20, 2017
Law enforcement officials on Thursday captured an inmate who escaped from the Lewis County Jail in northern Idaho.