Montana State Prison
A Billings judge on Monday sentenced a man to 10 years in prison for using a BB gun to rob a gas station in December.
Centurion Ministries, the New Jersey-based group working to free convicted murderer Barry Beach from his 100-year no parole sentence, has released a 10-page letter following the June 11 decision by the Montana Board of Pardons and Parole denying a hearing on executive clemency for Beach.
A Billings man was sentenced Thursday to eight years at the Montana State Prison for assaulting two police officers last fall.
HELENA — Montana State Prison officials said two inmates who were serving time for deliberate homicide have died of extended illnesses.
HELENA — A Montana State Prison inmate who died last week had a criminal record that included bank robberies and bombings in New England in the 1970s, a murder in an Arkansas prison in the 1980s and attempted murder and kidnapping in Montana.
HELENA — The Montana State Prison is reducing the number of inmate visitation days available each week due to a temporary shortage of staff to cover visitation.
Montana State Prison inmate Jay Clark died Saturday from an extended illness, according to a news release from the prison.
A judge sentenced a level 3 sex offender on Thursday to the Montana State Prison for following young girls at the Rimrock Mall.
HELENA — Montana State Prison officials say an inmate has died of an apparent hanging in an out-of-state prison.
DEER LODGE — A man serving life sentences for homicides committed in Arkansas, Montana and California in 2000 died unexpectedly at the Montana State Prison in Deer Lodge, prison officials said.
HELENA — Advocates who filed a federal lawsuit over Montana's treatment of mentally ill prisoners say they are optimistic the matter can still be resolved through negotiations with state corrections officials.
DEER LODGE — An 82-year-old inmate at the Montana State Prison has died.
A Billings judge sentenced a man to 10 years at Montana State Prison for stealing nearly $10,000 from a bank in 2012.
A man with 17 felonies on his record will spend 10 years at Montana State Prison for driving drunk through a closed railroad crossing and hitting a train in January 2013.
The state may be able to more effectively serve individuals who have similar treatment needs if it reviews and reconfigures its system of public institutions.
Montana State Prison in Deer Lodge.
The stories are heart-wrenching. Serious violations of civil rights law are alleged.
The group Disability Rights Montana claims the prison is Montana State Prison is warehousing hundreds of mentally ill inmates without adequate mental-health care.
For Bruce Darland, daily living can be overwhelming.
DEER LODGE — Corrections officials say two inmates at Montana State Prison in Deer Lodge died of natural causes over the weekend.