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Inmates set to get iPads and Kindles
Posted by news on 2/1/2018 4:29:00 AM.
New York State's 52,000 inmates will soon be getting tablets.
inmates, tablets, New York

Inmates in St. Lawrence County accused of having 'contraband'
Posted by news on 10/20/2017 4:31:00 AM.
Three inmates at the St. Lawrence County jail are facing more charges after allegedly "promoting prison contraband."
St. Lawrence County Jail, inmates, contraband

Ogdensburg might use convicts to handle some city labor
Posted by news on 7/26/2017 4:36:00 AM.
The cash-strapped city of Ogdensburg might soon turn to inmates to help do some common maintenance work.

Ogdensburg, inmates, city work

Wife accused of sneaking drugs to her inmate husband
Posted by news on 7/19/2017 4:07:00 AM.
A Lowville woman is accused of smuggling suboxone strips into the Lewis County Jail so her husband could sell the drugs to other inmates.
Lewis County Jail, drugs, inmates

Troops, inmates bag sand together near Lake Ontario
Posted by news on 5/22/2017 4:36:00 AM.
Rising water continues to be a problem in the North Country. Officials in Chaumont along with inmates and National Guard troops spent the weekend continually bagging up sand to combat flooding off Lake Ontario.

National Guard, inmates, sandbags, Lake Ontario, Chaumont

Officers at Jefferson County jail ready to give certain inmates Vivitrol
Posted by news on 8/16/2016 4:46:00 AM.
Sheriff's deputies are now able to use a new tool in helping inmates addicted to heroin. It's called Vivitrol and it essentially helps stop the cravings addicts get when they are off of heroin and opiates.

Vivitrol, Jefferson County, NY, inmates, drugs, heroin

New York to increase medical coverage for ex-cons
Posted by news on 5/2/2016 5:40:00 AM.
New York State is seeking to expand medical coverage for individuals leaving incarceration.

Governor Andrew Cuomo, inmates, medical coverage