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TBI charges Former Clerk at Women’s Prison Mary Williams with Stealing from State

 

Tennessee Bureau of InvestigationMary M. WilliamsNashville, TN – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has obtained an indictment for a former account clerk at the Tennessee Prison for Women who is accused of manipulating inmates’ accounts to siphon off more than $200,000 over a three-year time span.

At the request of 20th District Attorney General Victor S. Johnson, III, TBI Special Agents along with investigators with the Comptroller’s Office and the Tennessee Department of Correction Office of Investigation and Compliance began investigating Mary M. Williams on June 18th, 2014. «Read the rest of this article»

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Tennessee Department of Correction Officers quick work prevents Escape Attempt

 

Tennessee Department of CorrectionsNashville, TN – An inmate at the Tennessee Prison for Women was quickly apprehended after attempting to scale an inner fence inside the prison’s recreation yard.

Officers were leading a group of inmates to the recreation area when inmate Bridget King immediately ran to the fence and attempted to climb it.

Officers were able to quickly apprehended the inmate.

Bridget King attempted to escape from the Tennessee Prison for Women, Monday

Bridget King attempted to escape from the Tennessee Prison for Women, Monday

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Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and Tennessee Department of Corrections foil Escape Plot of lone Female on Death Row

 

Tennessee Bureau of InvestigationNashville, TN – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Tennessee Department of Corrections have foiled a plan to break the lone female death row inmate out of the Tennessee Prison for Women and arrested the individuals involved in the escape plot.

Today, 36-year-old Christa Gail Pike remains behind bars and two others have been charged with planning her escape from prison. «Read the rest of this article»

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APSU health majors to make holidays better for children, mothers at Tennessee Prison

 

Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – Five Austin Peay State University students will spread holiday cheer Saturday for children and their mothers incarcerated at the Tennessee Prison for Women.

The students – Chelsea Brown, Candiace Dandridge, Amanda Shirey, Tamara Taylor and Lillian Vazquez – are all health and human performance majors. They will provide games, sporting activities and dance instructions to 68 children, ages 2 to 17, and their mothers.

“These students are volunteering their time to make the Christmas holidays a little brighter for these often forgotten children and mothers,” said Dr. Lisa Lewis, assistant professor of health and human performance.

For more information, call Lewis at 931-221-6115 or e-mail at .

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