house of correction


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Acronyms, Idioms, Wikipedia.
References in periodicals archive ?
Northleach ceased to be a house of correction in 1857, though it did remain part of the legal system.
Organised by Tynedale Council's museums service staff and the Mayor of Hexham's Guild of Guides, the House of Correction is opening to the public from 11 am to 2pm today, tomorrow and Saturday as part of the National Heritage Open Days.
(34) Offenders were then brought before the Justices and either prosecuted by indictment, committed to a house of correction, or asked to enter into a recognizance, depending upon the circumstances.
The latest, A House of Correction, is being presented by that very same company, The Wrestling School, at the Liverpool Everyman from Thursday for three nights.
4, 2016, stay away from the Worcester County House of Correction; conspiracy, sufficient facts found, but continued without a finding until Jan.
The clerk who recorded the names of prisoners at the Westminster house of correction often named the individual or individuals who had prosecuted them.
Jose Portillo, 27, of the Worcester County House of Correction, assault and battery, guilty, 30 days in the House of Correction, credit for 30 days.
Adam Rodriguez, 24, of the Worcester County House of Correction, assault and battery, dismissed.
Denis, 25, of the Worcester County House of Correction, two counts of assault and battery on a correctional facility employee, guilty, 90 days in the House of Correction, committed, time served (91 days), concurrent.
7 Judge Robert GardnerLuis Robles, 27, of the Worcester County House of Correction, two counts of assault and battery, guilty, 60 days in the House of Correction, committed, credit for time served (60 days).
Roberto Rivera-Feliciano, 47, of the Worcester County House of Correction, assault and battery, guilty, 30 days in the House of Correction, committed, time served.
Laquawn Walley, 23, of the Worcester County House of Correction, assault and battery, guilty, 30 days in the House of Correction, committed, credit if any to be given.