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2 Escaped Inmates Captured in Washington State
2 Escaped Inmates Captured in Washington State
LITTLEROCK, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say two inmates who escaped from a minimum-security prison in Washington state have been captured without incident. Washington Department of Corrections spokesman Jeremy Barclay said Sunday that 30-year-old Richard Harvell and 26-year-old Sage Bear were arrested about 6 miles away from Cedar Creek Corrections Center in a rugged forest...
Senate Approves Measure Expanding Prison Education Programs
Senate Approves Measure Expanding Prison Education Programs
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — The state Senate has unanimously approved a measure that would expand education programs for inmates. Senate Bill 5069 passed the chamber on Wednesday and now heads to the House for consideration. The bill authorizes the state Department of Corrections to partner with community and technical colleges to provide associate degree programs...