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April

25. IDOC offenders give back to victims of sexual assault 14. Change to Indiana Criminal Code brings concerns of jail overcrowding (Shelby News)
13. Juvenile Correctional Facility students graduate (Pharos Tribune)
11. People picket outside local motel (WTWO) 11. Troubled youth to get inside look at prison life (The Star Press)
11. Aimng for Success gives ex-felons skills for future (Kokomo Tribune) 10. Indiana earns top grade for government transparency (NWI Times)
10. Visitor arrested after benig caught trafficking at Putnamville facility (Greencastle Banner Graphic)
9. Econo Lodge ends contract with state to house sex offenders (WTWO)
7. Where we house released sex offenders (Tribune Star)
7. State agreement with Econo Lodge ends (WTHITV)
6. PCF to help clean community with annual Trash Bash (Greencastle Banner Graphic)
6. Westville Correctonal staff recognized (NWI Times)
5. Three WCC staff honored for assisting stranded motorist (Indiana 105)
4. Shouse legacy coming to a close at Putnamville (Greencastle Banner Graphic)
1. Local residents could pay for state's criminal 'reform' (News Sentinel)

March

31. Indiana's roadsides to be tidied up, WVCF ready to help (News Barb)
30. PCF acquires quartet of new greyhounds for programming (Greencastle Banner Graphic)
27. On the hook: Correctional students knit for charity (Pharos Tribune)
27. ISP announces staff promotion (Herald Argus)
26. Sheriff concerned with overcrowding at jail (WBIW)
25. New DOC video aims to cut crime, assist ex-offenders (WRTV)
20. IDOC: Indiana has assisted states with lethal-injection drug shortages (WIBC)
20. Contracted cook at prison arrested on drug charge (Greene County Daily World)
17. IDOC to address offenders' special needs (Pharos Tribune)
17. Curbing 'tough on crime' mentality (Goshen News)
16. Will reforms be undone? (Kokomo Tribune)
14. Ex-offenders workshop (WTHITV)
14. Inmates part of new Legion post (Tribune Star)
13. Criminal code update pleases some, worries others (Indianapolis Business Journal)
12. Porter County reducing juveniles in detention (NWI Times)
12. Murder suspect released early from prison twice in past (KKTV Colorado)
12. Criminal law revision creates minimum sentences (Indianapolis Star)
12. Many sex offenders fail to register with the state (WISHTV)
11. I-Team 8's story on sex offenders gets statewide attention (WISHTV)
6. IMPD program for parolees is being expanded (Indianapolis Star)
5. Indy's parole program to get more assistance (WISHTV)
5. A guard's life: Logansport facility's staff aim to change lives (Pharos Tribune)

February

28. Putnamville facility stresses its program diversity efforts (Greencastle Banner Graphic)
28. Senate Panel OKs grants to offset sentencing guideline changes (Fort Wayne Journal Gazette)
27. Middlebury mom sues state prison officials after son's death (The Elkhart Truth)
27. Court order prompts prison improvements for mentall ill (WFIU)
27. Police, DOC sweeps net drugs, weapon (WISHTV)
27. Judges may exercise more discretion come summer (Pharos Tribune)
26. Sex offenders told to move after I-team 8 investigation (WISHTV)
25. I-Team 8 finds sex offenders living near schools, day cares (WISHTV)
24. Prisoners donate hair to Locks of Love campaign (The Elkhart Truth)
19. Indiana Prisons using canine to sniff out cell phones (Tristate)
18. Huntington University professor sharing Shakespeare with prison inmates (News Sentinel)
14. Our View: Sex offenders face hurdles rejoining society (The Star Press)
13. Clark County Commissioners approve JDAI grant (News and Tribune)
12. Frigid temperatures leave ex offenders out in the cold (WTHR)
11. Sex offenders can stay at shelter (The Star Press)
11. Miami Correctional honors retirees (Kokomo Perspective)
11. Westville Correctional earns reaccreditation (Chesterton Tribune)
10. New Indiana criminal code closer to implementation (The Indiana Lawyer)
10. Juvenile detention grant back on the table in Clark County (News and Tribune)
6. The Difference: For Recidivist Offenders, Jobs Can Break the Cycle (Northeast Indiana Public Radio)
5. Juvenile facility pushes family involvement (Pharos Tribune)
5. Young killer finally receives his just punishment (Journal Gazette)
4. ACLU: Court-ordered improvement of psychiatric care at Indiana prisons reflects national trend (Trib Town)
4. Local officials will meet with DOC over sex offender housing program (Paladium Item)
4. The Difference: How One Man Intervenes to Keep Kids Out of Prison (Northeast Indiana Public Radio)
3. Inmates say heating problems at Westville are retaliation for food protest (Post Tribune)
3. Update of criminal code fuels fears (Journal Gazette)
1. Take Ten Program prepares inmates for re-entry (South Bend Tribune)

January

30. Putnamville staff promoted (The Brazil Times)
28. NEWS RELEASE: Law Enforcement Notification System Keeps Tabs on State Prisoners
28. Lawsuit says ill Indiana inmate died after being shuffled from prison to prison and ignored (The Republic)
27. DOC ends local lodging for sex offenders (Muncie Star Press)
24. Community Corrections gets new chief (Fort Wayne Journal Gazette)
24. County moving toward work release center (Kokomo Tribune)
23. Incarcerated juveniles given a little freedom (Pharos Tribune)
19. Governor recognizes long-term state employee (The Herald Bulletin)
17. Cell phone searches in prison cells go to the dogs (WTHR)
16. Clark council approves JDAI positions, but commissioners table grant approval (News and Tribune)
15. Woman helps families of incarcerated youths and adults (NWI Times)
15.Family visits could improve juvenile delinquents' behavior (WFIU)
15. Indiana juvenile centers taking part in 2-year study (Fort Wayne Journal Gazette)
14. Cell phone sniffing dog hard at work at Wabash Valley Correctional Facility (WTWO)
14. Clark County juvenile detention grant in limbo (News and Tribune)
13. Cobb promoted at Wabash Valley Correctional Facility (Greene County Daily World)
8. Correctional Facility grant program serves community (Chronicle Tribune)
6. Indiana law enforcement heads hope to stall new law (News and Tribune)
4. Madison Juvenile Correctional Facility receives reaccreditation (Madison Courier)
4. Murder trial reset for April (Muncie Star Press)
2. Greene County native promoted to plant director (Greene County Daily World)