Delaware Public Media

James T. Vaughn Correctional Center

James Morrison, Delaware Public Media

The verdict in the first trial of inmates allegedly involved in the Vaughn prison riot is in.

 


Some inmates’ families are anxious their loved ones will among those the Delaware Department of Correction is moving to a prison southwest of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.


Sarah Mueller, Delaware Public Media

The state offered its closing argument Thursday in the first trial of inmates allegedly involved in the Vaughn prison riot.

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The jury heard more testimony from inmate Royal Downs Wednesday during the trial of three inmates allegedly involved in last year’s riot at Vaughn Correctional Center.

 

 


Dozens of inmates at the Vaughn Correctional Center have filed a class action lawsuit alleging guards tortured them after last year’s riot.


Sarah Mueller, Delaware Public Media

As the trials of three inmates allegedly involved in last year’s riot at the James T. Vaughn Correctional Center continue, the state has called one of its key witnesses—an inmate who also allegedly participated in the riot.

 


Prosecutors called their first inmate witness Friday in the trial of several inmates for their alleged involvement in last year’s Vaughn prison riot.

 

 


James Morrison, Delaware Public Media

The first trial of inmates allegedly involved in last year’s riot at the James T. Vaughn Correctional Center began Monday at Superior Court in Wilmington.

Sarah Mueller, Delaware Public Media

Jury selection started Monday in the first of several trials connected to the deadly Vaughn prison riot.


Sarah Mueller

The Delaware Department of Transportation Drone Team is using the new technology to enhance public safety. Members briefed Gov. John Carney on the program Monday.


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