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UPDATE: Lexington prison escapee captured

Brandon Edwards, who walked away from Blackburn Correctional Complex, has been caught, according to the Kentucky Department of Corrections.

Group sues after books sent to Kentucky prisoners rejected

A human rights group says the Kentucky Department of Corrections is illegally censoring books the group has sent to prisoners.

UPDATE: Only trauma to dead inmate appeared self-inflicted

An autopsy showed the only sign of trauma appeared to be self-inflicted on a prison inmate who died Tuesday at the Kentucky State Penitentiary, according to State Police.

KSP investigate inmate death in state prison

State Police are investigating the death of an inmate in the Kentucky State Penitentiary in Eddyville on Tuesday.

Officials: Kentucky prisons across the state damaged by storms

The Kentucky Department of Corrections says a dozen state prisons were damaged from Wednesday's storms.

UPDATE: Prison walkaway from July recaptured in Lexington

An inmate who walked away from a minimum-security prison in Lexington in July was recaptured on Wednesday, according to officials at Blackburn Correctional Complex.

Blackburn inmate who walked away apprehended

According to Blackburn Correctional Complex Louis Stokes was apprehended on August 21 in Hart County around 2:30 p.m.

Inmate assaulted in prison in West Liberty

An inmate at Eastern Kentucky Correctional Complex in West Liberty was assaulted Friday in a general population dormitory at the prison, according to the Kentucky Department of Corrections.

Rehab program helps Ky. inmates clean up their lives

A rehab program at the Kentucky Department of Corrections is helping inmates clean up their lives.

UPDATE: Blackburn Prison Escapees Recaptured

Blackburn escapees Paul Nance and Cody Allison were recaptured on Monday, after walking away from the minimum security prison in Lexington on Sunday, according to corrections officials.

State Offers Free App To Access VINE Services

The Kentucky Department of Corrections is now providing a free mobile app version of its automated VINE (Victim Information Notification Every Day) service.

State Offers Free App To Access VINE Services

The Kentucky Department of Corrections is now providing a free mobile app version of its automated VINE (Victim Information Notification Every Day) service.

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