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Former prison guard sentenced

A former prison guard accused of trying to smuggle tobacco for inmates will spend the next six months in a state detention center.Davonte L. Brown...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-01/former-prison-guard-se
Evidence of prior fatal crime can be used during murder suspect's trial

...48-year-old Chris Lowerly.Assistant District Attorney John Markwalter said Monday that Tiraboschi approached a prison guard conducting the 3 a.m. head count to say that he choked Lowerly to death in an attempt to help him sleep.According...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-06/evidence-prior-fatal-c
Bond denied to defendants in sex sting operation

...school graduates with jobs. Three were in college. Two worked in law enforcement ? a Columbia County jailer and prison guard.The youngest is 19-year-old Tyler Judkins, who was attending classes at Augusta Technical College and working...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-19/bond-denied-defenants-
Con job at law firm to end criminal career

...appellate wins in separate murder and kidnapping cases.In 1982, Owen won a federal appeal in a lawsuit against a prison guard who destroyed his typewriting table.Owen was paroled in 1983, according to an Asso cia ted Press article in November...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-18/con-job-law-firm-end-c
Former prison guard pleads guilty to smuggling phones, cigarettes

A judge agreed to give a former prison guard who smuggled in cellphones and cigarettes a probated...deed that might have indirectly led to the death of a prison guard this year, Craig said.No circumstance, no financial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-08-29/former-prison-guard-pl
SC prison guard gave inmates key impressions

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - A former South Carolina prison guard is accused of providing inmates key impressions to help them escape.The state Department of Corrections says 24-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-08-01/sc-prison-guard-gave-i
Guilty plea in SC prison guard plot

COLUMBIA - An Orangeburg man has admitted conspiring to kill a prison guard in a hit orchestrated by an inmate on an illegal cellphone.U.S. Attorney Bill Nettles says 30-year-old Sean Echols pleaded...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-10/guilty-plea-sc-prison-guard-
Ex-prison guard pleads guilty to marijuana charge

A former prison guard caught taking a pound of marijuana to trade with inmates pleaded guilty Thursday.Paul Castillo, 26, pleaded guilty in Richmond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-06-20/ex-prison-guard-pleads
Across the region

...weeks after inmate beat him REIDSVILLE -A Georgia State Prison guard died two weeks after being pummeled by a maximum-security...prison employee in more than a decade, officials said. Prison guard James Henderson Jr., 41, had been in intensive care...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/05/met_342686.shtml
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Across the region

Guard held hostage at Lee CorrectionalBISHOPVILLE, S.C. - A prison guard was held hostage at a South Carolina prison for several hours Tuesday night and Wednesday morning, but was been rescued by officers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-06-06/across-region