Northern Idaho Woman Sentenced To 15 Years For Killing HusbandA northern Idaho woman who shot and killed her husband and then left his body in their bedroom for more than a year has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.
Man Wrongfully Imprisoned For A Decade Gets $500KThe money is part of a new law that compensates people who have been erroneously sent to prison with $50,000 per year of imprisonment.
59-Year Sentence For Fatal Seattle Gang Shooting A 22-year-old man has been sentenced to 59 years in prison for a gang shooting six years ago that killed a teen in Seattle.
Lawyer: Slain Inmate Sought Gang ProtectionA white Oregon inmate found dead in his cell sought the protection of black gang leaders after he drew the ire of the Aryan Brotherhood white supremacist gang.
Man Sentenced To 40 Years After Getting Seventh DUI A 42-year-old southwest Idaho man with seven convictions for driving under the influence has been sentenced to 40 years in prison
Hawaii Abolishes Life Sentences Without Parole For Minors Hawaii's new law follows a national trend
3 Prison Officers Injured In Walla Walla AttackSome prison officers were injured while breaking up an early morning attack at the Washington State Penitentiary.
Ore. Inmate Found Unconscious In Cell, Dies The Oregon Corrections Department says a 67-year-old inmate serving time at a northeast Oregon prison died after being found unconscious in his single cell.
Oregon Jail Escapee Arrested After A Year On The Run A convicted bank robber who escaped from a southern Oregon jail by jumping into a tree has been captured after almost a year on the run.
Long-Held Idaho Prisoner Resurrects Case From RiotRonald Lee Macik is inmate 12680, the lowest number among 8,700 felons in Idaho prisons. It's a lonely distinction: Nobody else locked up in 1969 when guards first escorted a 21-year-old Macik through the State Penitentiary's sally port remains behind bars.
Prison Inmates Learning Aerospace Work Forget license plates. Some inmates at the Airway Heights Corrections Center are training for jobs in the state's huge aerospace industry.
Prison For Powerlifter For Importing Steroids An Eastern Washington powerlifter has been sentenced to 2.5 years in federal prison for importing steroids.