Jail Guard

  • Ohio Jail Fights Women Guards' Discrimination Suit

    Ohio Jail Fights Women Guards' Discrimination Suit

    AKRON, Ohio -- The federal government has put its weight behind a discrimination lawsuit filed by female jail guards who said they are effectively being demoted because county officials don't want them watching over male inmates while showering or being strip searched. The 21 guards at the Summit County jail... Continue Reading

  • Jail Guard Guilty of Serving Up a Hacksaw Blade in a Taco

    Jail Guard Guilty of Serving Up a Hacksaw Blade in a Taco

    In old movies, the inmate usually got a hacksaw blade secreted into his cell baked in a cake. But in Texas, it came in a soft taco. Jail guard Alfred Casas, 31, was convicted on Tuesday of smuggling a saw blade to a double-murder suspect in the Bexar County Jail by hiding it in a folded taco shell. Continue Reading