One section of the Yellowstone County jail looks like a campsite. Shoulder-high fabric dividers on plastic frames encircle an area with mattresses and blankets on the floor. Up to 20 women may be sleeping or sitting here 24/7. They share one toilet in a nearby cell left open for them to use …
The Yellowstone County jail was built to hold 286 inmates. It has been overcrowded for years, and recently inmate totals have hovered between 450 and 500.
Yellowstone County Sheriff Mike Linder promoted two lieutenants to captains on Tuesday, citing their job dedication and responsibilities.
A new system installed at the Yellowstone County Detention Facility last week could make it a bit easier for people to connect with loved ones behind bars while also making a little money for the county and easing some stress on jail staff.
Beads of perspiration dotted Jason Updegraff’s brow as he pushed a broom in the parking lot this week at the Yellowstone County Detention Facility.
More Montana docs. The Montana Family Residency Program will add three more doctors to its training program thanks to a $450,000 grant made under the Affordable Care Act. The Montana residency based at RiverStone Health in Billings has been highly successful in preparing new physicians for …
Never in his wildest imagination did Yellowstone County Sheriff's Lt. Sam Bofto think that his career would land him in the county jail.
On Feb. 27, troopers with the Alaska State Cold Case Unit traveled to Butte to arrest and extradite a man recently charged with the 1996 murder of the woman who was then his girlfriend.
The Yellowstone County Sheriff's Department is investigating an assault that took place outside Shotgun Willie's on Sunday night.
A man who was found with stab wounds near Acton on Saturday morning is recovering and cooperating with authorities in the investigation, officials said Tuesday.
The Yellowstone County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the stabbing of a man who was found late Saturday morning near Acton.