For news related to the Arizona Department of Corrections, prisoner death notices, and press releases, a good first step is the ADC website itself. But as always, we recommend looking for alternate versions of the same news items.
January 24: Inmate Allegedly Assaults Lewis Prison Employee, Sparks Lockdown, Buckeye, AZ (AZFamily.com) – The Arizona State Prison Complex-Lewis in Buckeye was on lockdown Friday morning after an inmate reportedly assaulted an employee… (more)
February 2: Prison Inmate Dead After Scuffle With Another Inmate, Florence, AZ (ABC15) – Officials with the Arizona Department of Corrections said 25-year-old Marcelo Gonzalez died at the Arizona State Prison Complex in Florence, Arizona… (more)
February 20: Eight Inmates Injured During Fight at Buckeye Prison, Buckeye, AZ (AZCentral.com) – Emergency crews responded to a large fight at the Arizona state prison near Buckeye late Thursday afternoon, according to an Arizona Department of Corrections spokesman… (more)