Federal prosecutors say a prison guard used magic markers to hide drugs he smuggled into the Northern State Correctional Facility in Vermont.
An initiative through a Vermont nonprofit aims to strengthen the bonds between mothers and their kids, while the moms are serving prison sentences.
The University of Vermont and the Vermont Department of Corrections are teaming up to offer official introductory-level college courses to select prison inmates.
Vermont College to Participate in Prison Education Program
A convicted killer serving life behind bars when he staged a daring escape from a maximum-security prison has pleaded guilty to criminal charges for the breakout.
David Sweat was charged with breaking out of a maximum-security prison in New York in June.
The new rule is expected to start later this month, and is aimed at further reducing the flow of drugs into prisons.
The manhunt for Richard Matt and David Sweat is now in its third week
Monday, the alleged accomplice of escaped prisoners Richard Matt and David Sweat appeared in court.
A Vermont man has been arrested after calling police and falsely telling them his girlfriend allowed two convicted murders who escaped from prison in New York to sleep in the basement of their apartment.