A Mocksville man faces a criminal charge after a woman was found dead Tuesday, authorities said Wednesday.
A federal lawsuit alleges that Forsyth County detention and medical professionals ignored numerous signs that John Neville was in medical distress, failed to send him immediately to the hospital and instead restrained him in a prone position that ultimately led to his death.
NEW YORK — Inside the notorious federal jail in Lower Manhattan, small chunks of concrete fall from the ceiling. Freezing temperatures force inmates to stuff old coronavirus face masks into vents to try to stop the cold air.
The Forsyth County Sheriff's Office said in a news release that an inmate killed himself on Monday and that it is investigating. James Michael Anderson, who was in the jail on several charges, was found unresponsive in his cell on Monday. The sheriff's office did not provide details on how Anderson is alleged to have killed himself.
Dakota Stevens, 27, was found unresponsive but breathing inside a holding cell about 4:15 p.m. on Monday, the Guilford County Sheriff's Office said in a news release. Detention and medical staff started life-saving measures and EMS arrived about 4:25 p.m. to take Stevens to High Point Medical Center. He was later transferred to Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist in Winston-Salem where he died about 4:10 a.m. Tuesday, the sheriff's office said.
Christine Quinn went to jail after being caught with marijuana on her 17th birthday and her parents refused to bail her out for four days.
Water leaks caused service to be cut off for hours to more than 100 inmates in the Stokes County Jail. Similar issues led to big problems in Yadkin County that required a judge to step in.
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Triad Abolition Project, a group critical of law-enforcement agencies, will hold a protest about conditions at the Forsyth County Jail. Earlier this week, a spokeswoman for the Forsyth County Sheriff's Office said that inmates staged a protest at the jail in their cells, and detention officers turned off water at the jail because some inmates flooded their cells. She has provided little detail on what exactly happened and how long the water was shut off.
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