Stories tagged: escape
UPDATED: Wed., May 22, 2019, 7:47 p.m.
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, 7:51 p.m.
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, 1:29 p.m.
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, 12:30 p.m.
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, 9:31 a.m.
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, 3:33 p.m.
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, 9:47 a.m.
An elephant that once lived at Michael Jackson’s Neverland Ranch briefly escaped its enclosure at a Florida zoo.
Sun., April 29, 2018, 4:15 p.m.
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, 9:50 p.m.
Deputies are searching for a Geiger Corrections Center inmate who walked away from his assigned work detail Thursday afternoon.
Sun., Feb. 4, 2018, 10:08 a.m.
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, 8:29 a.m.
The Paris Zoo says visitors have been evacuated after four baboons escaped from their enclosure.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 17, 2017, 6:20 p.m.
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, 3:47 p.m.
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, 12:16 p.m.
An Idaho jail deputy sustained head injuries after two inmates assaulted the deputy during an escape attempt.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 19, 2017, 8:30 p.m.
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, 9:40 p.m.
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, 2:23 p.m.
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, 9:25 a.m.
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, 12:31 p.m.
Police in Portland, Ore., caught one of two men who escaped from a Goldendale fire crew early Tuesday morning.
Fri., July 7, 2017, 8:58 a.m.
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, 12:11 p.m.
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, 10:20 p.m.
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, 5:34 p.m.
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, 9:43 a.m.
Two inmates are on the loose in Georgia after killing two prison guards during a bus transport Tuesday morning.
Wed., April 26, 2017, 3:12 p.m.
Authorities say police have now captured both men who escaped from the county jail in Yakima earlier this month.
UPDATED: Wed., April 26, 2017, 9:02 p.m.
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, 10:06 a.m.
Law enforcement officials on Thursday captured an inmate who escaped from the Lewis County Jail in northern Idaho.
UPDATED: Sat., April 8, 2017, 2 p.m.
One of two Kootenai County inmates who escaped from the Yakima County Correctional Center on Tuesday has been captured.
UPDATED: Tue., April 4, 2017, 9:16 a.m.
Jail authorities say two men being held on charges out of Idaho have escaped from the county jail in Yakima.
Tue., Dec. 27, 2016, 8:45 a.m.
Authorities in Tennessee say they have recaptured five of the six inmates who broke out of jail on Christmas Day.