Colvin Nyakundi is a freelance writer and blogger with interest in current affairs, travelling, real estate, health, technology, lifestyle and anything that makes life easier, better and more enjoyable. He holds a BSc Degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering and has co-authored several books. He is passionate about writing and has successfully completed several projects since he started professional writing in 2012. He currently writes news reports for Prison Rideshare Network.

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Prison Suicides & DeathsPrison System Issues

Charleston County Deputy Sheriff Finds Inmate Dead

CHARLESTON, SC – An inmate was found dead in his cell on Saturday morning in Charleston County Jail.  The motionless body of Ronald Bernard Norman was found early in the morning a few minutes past 6:00 a.m. Authorities confirmed that the inmate comes from North Charleston. Authorities confirmed that the man was found dead in […]

Prison Suicides & DeathsUS Federal Prison System

48 Year Old Dies in Federal Detention Center

Oklahoma City, OK: – Circumstances under which a 48 year old man died in a federal detention center still remain unclear several days after his death. The lifeless body of Darius Ghahary was found at the Federal Transfer Center in Oklahoma City. The US department of justice confirmed the incidence and said investigations are underway […]

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Prison Suicides & Deaths

Woman Commits Suicide in her Colorado Jail Cell

Garfield County sheriff’s office has confirmed an incidence where a 34-year old woman committed suicide in her Colorado jail cell. She hanged herself using her Thermal underwear. Authorities are investigating circumstances under which she took her own life while alone in the cell. The last suicide incidence at the facility occurred in 2009 when a […]

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Plight of Immigrants Attracts Among Others Grammy Award Winning Artist Miguel

Grammy award winning artist Miguel is one of the many top artists that graced the #SchoolsNotPrisons concert last Friday Night. The artist who was born to a Mexican Father and a black mother spoke at the event that took place at Adelanto Stadium and was attended by thousands of people. #SchoolsNotPrisons concert has been on […]

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Prison Kids

Loyola Law College: – Symposium to Discuss How incarceration Affects Children

NEW ORLEANS (LA) –  Loyola Law College, Stakeholders will meet at Loyola University’s Law College this Friday to discuss how children are affected by incarceration of family members.  The event will feature experts, academics and all other stakeholders. The symposium will discuss the short term and long term psychological effects for children whose family members […]

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#SchoolsNotPrisons Concert Adelanto Edition Taking Place Friday Night

Thousands of people are expected to attend #SchoolsNotPrisons Concert this Friday. The event which is being held in Adelanto is meant to sensitize California communities about the negative impact of immigrant prisons. The event will be used as a platform to advocate for alternatives because for-profit immigrant prisons negatively impact the health and safety of […]

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Prison Suicides & Deaths

Georgia Valdosta State Prison Suspected Suicide under Investigation

Authorities are investigated circumstances under which an inmate died while incarcerated at Valdosta State Prison. The deceased is suspected to have committed suicide but investigations are underway to confirm the cause of death. The Department of Corrections confirmed the incident that took place at the prison with 10 General Population units. Prison medical staff had […]

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Prison Suicides & Deaths

Douglas County Jail – Woman Found Dead in Jail Cell

A 46 year old woman, Susan D. Kiscoan, was found dead at her single-person Douglas County Jail Cell. According to jail authorities her lifeless body was discovered on Thursday at 4:21 a.m. While confirming the incident, jail authorities said that the cause of death is yet to be established. Medical staff responding to the incident […]