Tours of the 168-year-old former Missouri State Penitentiary are on hold at least through August because of extensive storm damage the complex sustained last month.
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The American Civil Liberties Union is asking for an emergency court order to force Missouri prison officials to begin testing and treating inmates with hepatitis C.
Visitors view a stairway in the Missouri State Penitentiary during a tour. The prison only housed women from 1842 until 1926. The time the wom…
Tourists peer into the gas chamber of the Missouri State Penitentiary. Forty inmates were put to death in the gas chamber. Out of the 40 only …
Officials say vandals have spray painted apparent references to a Peru prison massacre on a wall at the National World War I Museum in Kansas City.
Saturday's Freedom Fest marked the organization's first step towards broader engagement with the community.
Eric Schmitt, the former state treasurer, filed his first ever amicus brief as Missouri attorney general.