Content Tagged 'prison'

Report: Prison health care costs stabilize
States are spending slightly less on prisoner health care after nearly a decade of steady increases, according to a report released Tuesday.
UPDATE: Husband Takes Plea Deal In Wife's Murder
An Anderson County man accused of killing his wife accepted a plea deal which included a lesser charge and 20-years in prison, according to the courts.
UPDATE: Jury Recommends 30 Years For Christina Marcum
A Madison County jury recommended a 30 year prison sentence Thursday for Christina Marcum.
Jailer: Miscommunication Kept KSP from Searching for Escaped Inmate
Troopers said Roger Million, 24, was last seen at the jail Friday, May 22 but state police said it didn’t find out about the escape until about five days later. Video Video
Man Convicted In Double Lincoln Co. Murder Is Dead
A man involved in a 2002 murder has died. The Fayette County Deputy Coroner said Nick Mundy died this week at U.K. Hospital
Update: Former Worker Sentenced To Prison For Embezzling From Day Care
Pamela Sandlin was sentenced to 30-months in prison for embezzling more than $200,000 from the 'Kids Connection Learning Center' in Nicholasville over several years, according to court documents.
Feds Want 27 Months In Prison For Farmer
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Federal prosecutors want a 27-month prison sentence for former Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Richie Farmer and for him to pay $120,500 in restitution to the state.
Teen Sentenced To Ten Years In Prison
A Pulaski County teenager is headed to prison for plotting to have his parents killed.
UPDATE: Escaped Blackburn Inmate Recaptured In Somerset
Police said an escaped Blackburn Prison inmate has been arrested in Somerset.
Richie Farmer Seeks to Delay Prison Report Date so He Can See Son in Sweet 16
Former University of Kentucky basketball star Richie Farmer wants to delay his report date to federal prison by a week.
Anderson Co. Grandmother Headed To Prison For Tying Up Toddler
An Anderson County grandmother was sentenced to five years in prison Tuesday for tying up a toddler.
UPDATE: Richie Farmer To Serve Prison Sentence In WV
Former Wildcat Richie Farmer will serve his federal prison sentence in West Virginia. Video Video
Judge Delay's Farmer's Prison Report Date
A federal judge has delayed former University of Kentucky basketball star Richie Farmer's report date to a federal prison by a week.
Man Convicted In 2010 Murder In Lexington
A jury in Lexington found Terrence Sims guilty of shooting and killing Stephen Kavanaugh in June of 2010. The jury recommended a 35-year prison sentence.
Former Lexington Police Officer Sentenced To Prison
Former Lexington Police officer Keith Todd was sentenced to 8-years in prison for driving under the influence and hitting a woman who was walking along the Legacy Trail.
Update: Ex-Wildcat Michael Porter Sentenced To 2 Years In Prison
A former UK Basketball player is headed to prison for sexually abusing a teenage girl.
Man Who Had Weapons And Drugs At Kings Island Sentenced To Prison
A truck driver who brought weapons and drugs to Kings Island Amusement Park was sentenced Thursday to three years in prison.
Pain Clinic Owner Sentenced To 15 Years
An out of state pain clinic owner who told his employees to recruit Kentuckians to visit his clinics was sentenced to 15-years in prison.
Lexington Woman Sentenced To Prison For Threatening Sen. McConnell
A Lexington woman will do jail time after threatening to kill Senator Mitch McConnell. Video Video
Man Found In Walmart Bathroom With Meth Lab Headed To Prison
Police say he had a one-step meth lab in a Nicholasville Walmart. Now that man, James Prater, is headed to jail for a long time. Video Video
Lexington Businessman Sent To Prison For Defrauding Investors
Lexington businessman Douglas Patrick Healy was sentenced to 57-months in prison for defrauding investors.
Former Paintsville Doctor Sentenced To Prison
Richard Albert, 66, was sentenced to 75-months in prison after admitting he illegally dispensed approximately 50,000 prescription pills to people in Eastern Kentucky, according to federal prosecutors.
Former Richmond City Police Officer Sent To Prison In Child Porn Case
Prosecutors said James Rogers, 37, a former Richmond City Police Officer, was sentenced to 9 years in prison in a child pornography case.
Former Corrections Commissioner Understands Gang Threat
As officials investigate if the recent murders and attempted murders on law enforcement are connected, Dr. Allen Ault, a former Commissioner of Corrections, understands the gang threats first hand. Video Video
London Doctor Sentenced To Prison For Evading Taxes
London Physician Werner Grentz, 64, was sentenced to 18-months in prison for evading taxes from 1999-to-2010, according to federal prosecutors.
Danville Prison Rebuilt After Fire
It’s been almost 3 years since a riot and fire at the Northpoint Training Center in Danville. And now the prison has been rebuilt. Video Video
Man Sentenced To Life In Prison For Killing Doctor
In August a jury found Marty Roe guilty of murder.
Judge Revokes Teenager's Probation
A Fayette Circuit Judge revoked Jamar Mays' probation and sent him back to prison to serve his 10-year sentence.
Three-Time Convicted Felon From Nicholasville Sentenced To Prison
Federal prosecutors said Troy Lee Mellott, 35, of Nicholasville, was sentenced to 15-years in prison for having a firearm after having been previously convicted of a felony offense.
Jackson Woman Sentenced To Prison For Identity Theft And Fraud
Federal prosecutors said Lisa Ann Salyers, 45, of Jackson, was sentenced to 39-months in prison after admitting to stealing someone's identity to buy a car.
West Liberty Prison Untouched By Tornado
A prison, just a mile and a half from the West Liberty tornado path, was untouched on Friday. Video Video
Northpoint Rebuild Done, More Inmates Arriving
Three summers after a riot destroyed six buildings at the medium security prison near Danville the rebuild is finished more inmates are being returned to the Northpoint Training Center. Video Video
Woman Gets 12 Years For Trying To Have Husband Killed
Amber Hursey was sentenced to prison Tuesday for offering to pay a man to kill her husband, who is a disabled war veteran.
Former Rest Home Administrator Sentenced
A former administrator of an eastern Kentucky rest home was sentenced to 10 years in prison for multiple charges.
Former KY Social Worker Sentenced To Prison For Falsifying Abuse Reports
A former social worker is headed to prison for falsifying child abuse and neglect records in Anderson County. Video Video
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