Upstate Prison Worker Who Helped 2 Killers Escape Sentenced To Up To 7 YearsJoyce Mitchell, 51, wept and apologized as she was sentenced to 2 1/3 to seven years in prison under terms of a plea deal reached with prosecutors this summer.
Toxicology Report: Escaped Prisoner Richard Matt Was Drunk When KilledToxicology results reveal Matt had a blood alcohol level of .18 percent June 26.
Upstate Prison Worker Joyce Mitchell Pleads Guilty To Helping Killers EscapeJoyce Mitchell was in court Tuesday morning and pleaded guilty to first-degree promoting prison contraband and fourth-degree criminal facilitation.
Richard Matt's Pen Pal Says She Lost A 'Good Friend'One of the people police questioned about his whereabouts is now breaking her silence and talking about the man she called a "friend."
12 Staffers Placed On Administrative Leave At Clinton Correctional FacilityThe State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision released a statement Tuesday announcing three members of Clinton Correction Facility's executive team and nine security guards had been penalized.
L.I. Woman Thinks She Got Knock On Door From Escaped Prisoners At Upstate HomeA Long Island woman got a close call at a remote home near the Canadian border, when she received a knock on her door at 2 a.m. when two prison escapees were still on the run.
Cuomo: Escaped Inmates Had Sights On Mexico But Ride Backed OutTwo convicted murderers who escaped from prison and eluded a massive manhunt for three weeks had initially planned to drive to Mexico but headed toward Canada on foot when their ride backed out, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday.
Authorities Closing In On Escaped Prison Inmate David SweatDavid Sweat remains at large, one day after fellow escaped inmate Richard Matt was fatally shot by authorities.
NY Prison Guard Admits Providing Tools To Escaped Prisoners, Denies Knowing Escape PlanGene Palmer's attorney said his client is cooperating with police and will plead not guilty.
Correction Officer Charged In Escape Of Prisoners David Sweat, Richard MattA correction officer was arrested and charged Wednesday in connection with the escape of two imprisoned killers upstate.
Cuomo: DNA Miles From Prison Is Linked To Escaped InmatesDNA found just miles from a maximum-security prison is linked to the convicted murderers who escaped more than two weeks ago, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said, as the manhunt for the convicts continued in far northern New York.