Cuomo announces end to search for escaped inmates Richard Matt and David Sweat

This evening, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the end to the search for two inmates who escaped from Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, NY on June 6. David Sweat is now in police custody and Richard Matt is deceased. more »

Jun 28, 2015 8:37 PM News

Manhunt widens as State Police have report over 1,500 leads, with no confirmed sightings

The manhunt widens for the convicted murderers who broke out of Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, New York. State Police say they have received more than 15-hundred leads, although as of Friday, there have still been no confirmed sighting more »

Jun 19, 2015 1:54 PM News

Prosecutor Andrew Wylie on the manhunt and arrest of Joyce Mitchell

Prosecutor Andrew Wylie discusses the manhunt and the arrest of prison worker Joyce Mitchell, who is accused of smuggling tools into the prison to help the convicted killers escape. more »

Jun 19, 2015 1:49 PM News

Prison Break in Dannemora, New York

Prison Break: Week-long manhunt for convicted killers Richard Matt and David Sweat who escaped from Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, New York. more »

Jun 12, 2015 3:10 PM News

The History of Dannemora Prison

Jack LaDuke reports on a museum that showcases the history of the Dannemora prison. more »

Jun 12, 2015 3:01 PM News

Governor Cuomo Updates Escape Details at Clinton Correctional Facility

A widespread manhunt is continuing for two convicted murderers who escaped from Clinton Correctional Facility early Saturday. Hundreds of police and corrections officers are in the region, where they have set-up checkpoints to search vehicles... more »

Jun 9, 2015 12:33 PM News

Corrections Officers Rally to Reverse Decision to Close Prisons

Hundreds of corrections officers, including several from the North Country, rally at the Capitol calling on the Governor to reverse his decision to close four state prisons. more »

Mar 17, 2014 10:20 AM News

NCPR's Brian Mann Discusses Prison Time Media Project

A year-long investigative series by North Country Public Radio looks at how New York and the nation are rethinking the war on drugs that led to a build-up of prisons in the North Country. more »

Aug 27, 2013 11:18 AM News 1 Comments