Walnut Grove Inmate Caught in Texas

An inmate assigned to the Walnut Grove Correctional Facility who escaped in Lauderdale County last week has been captured in Texas after a five-day manhunt.  The Miss. Department of Corrections says Ryan Young was taken into custody Monday in Port Arthur without incident.  Young... Read More.

Escaped Inmate Found in Leake County – Gunfire Exchanged

**UPDATED 9:45 a.m.** Per Leake County Sheriff's Office, "this situation has been resolved".The deputy who was shot is in stable condition.The escaped inmate, Dylan Arrington, was discovered in a residence on Conway Road this morning-- Wednesday, April 26, 2023.Upon being discovered, Arrington shot... Read More.


Rankin Prison Building Inmate Church

They’re breaking ground Friday morning for a new church at the state prison in Rankin County.   The 6,400-square-foot interfaith chapel at the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility will be able to hold religious services for up to 300 inmates at a time. ... Read More.