By Denise Lavoie Jun. 16, 2021 02:27 PM EDT
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — As the coronavirus pandemic raged over the past year, Virginia prison officials released more than 2,100 inmates early to try to control...
By Sarah Rankin Apr. 19, 2021 04:03 PM EDT
By Andrew Ringle Of Capital News Service Feb. 11, 2021 06:46 PM EST
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Jillian Floyd hasn’t seen her son in a year. She is one of many Virginia prisoners experiencing the COVID-19 pandemic in Virginia’s...
Jan. 12, 2021 08:47 AM EST
SEATTLE (AP) — A respiratory therapist at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center has been sentenced to three months in prison after pleading guilty to stealing a...
By Joseph Whitney Smith And Sam Fowler Of Capital News Service Dec. 10, 2020 04:28 PM EST
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Prisons are divided into “zones.” Inmates have been given personal protective equipment. Visitation is canceled. Testing has ramped up....
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Apr. 21, 2020 05:41 PM EDT
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Gov. Ralph Northam's orders to stay at home and close non-essential businesses to slow the spread of the coronavirus have resulted in...
Apr. 17, 2020 06:05 PM EDT
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By Denise Lavoie And Sarah Rankin Apr. 03, 2020 04:34 PM EDT
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Anxiety among family members of inmates in Virginia prisons skyrocketed this week, after the state Department of Corrections announced...