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VERMONT DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS

For the 17 years that her son has been in prison, Linda Hopkins has counted on getting a weekend phone call from him. If for no other reason, he...

WHITE RIVER JUNCTION — As COVID-19 continues to spread throughout the country, prison officials are quickly looking at ways to prevent inmates from...

Ed Adams climbed quickly up the ranks at the Vermont Department of Corrections.A decade after starting out as a corrections officer, Adams, still...

For 20 years, Vermont has gotten away with treating a chunk of its prison population like cattle. With Vermont’s own prisons maxed out, hundreds of...

Four Vermont inmates have died while or shortly after being incarcerated at Camp Hill state prison in Pennsylvania. One of them was denied...

The Vermont Department of Corrections is planning to transfer next month more than 200 Vermont inmates from a prison in Pennsylvania where they...

As homecomings go, Eric Daley’s return to Vermont after 13½ years couldn’t have been more humdrum. Except for family, his lawyer and a few friends...

Vermont has made good use of its furlough program over the years to reduce the state’s prison population, help offenders readjust to living in the...

In 1992, Vermont became the first state to completely ban smoking indoors and outdoors at its prisons. Outlawing cigarettes was an attempt to curb...

After being out of prison for five months, 22-year-old Sam Ramsey is starting to question whether trying to better himself is really worth it.Why...

For going on 20 years, Vermont has had more inmates than prison cells. To get around the overcrowding problem, the Department of Corrections — with...

Input Welcome On Prison Property

2/21/17

Windsor — Officials with the state Department of Fish and Wildlife assured residents at a meeting on Monday that community input would be welcomed...

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