Lansing Correctional Facility

January 11, 2019 - 2:51 am
A man who escaped from the Lansing Correctional Facility on Monday has been captured. Thirty-six-year-old Cal Henry Green III stole a dump truck and escaped the Lansing Correctional Facility Monday afternoon. His run from the law came to an end Thursday with his arrest in Independence, Missouri...
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January 07, 2019 - 7:54 pm
Law enforcement agencies are searching for an inmate who escaped from the Lansing Correctional Facility. Department of Corrections officials said Monday they are looking for Cal Henry Green III, 36. Green is a minimum-security inmate currently imprisoned on an aggravated battery charge out of...
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November 10, 2018 - 11:27 am
A man caught trying to smuggle drugs into a Kansas prison has been placed on probation. Leavenworth County prosecutors wanted 56-year-old Charles Anthony Newsome to be sentenced to two years in prison after he pleaded no contest to trafficking contraband in a correctional facility. The Kansas City...
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Dreamstime
August 27, 2017 - 12:44 pm
Federal officials are investigating the death of an inmate at the Lansing Correctional Facility. A spokesman for the Kansas Department of Corrections says that 56-year-old James Beeson died on March 26 under circumstances that were, quote, "out of the ordinary." No details as to how Beeson died...
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Dreamstime
April 14, 2017 - 1:21 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - A Kansas Corrections Department spokesman says the state hasn't started moving hundreds of inmates from its oldest and largest prison and that the warden was premature in saying so Thursday in a memo to employees. Warden Sam Cline told employees in a memo that the relocation of...
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