Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility

Drexel Course Teams Up Prison Inmates With Students To Improve Self-Esteem

The course “Prison, Society and You” seeks to change the lives of those on both sides of the prison bars.


Stabbing In Northeast Philadelphia Prison Leaves 1 Inmate Dead

A stabbing incident at the Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility along State Road in Northeast Philadelphia left one inmate dead and three others hospitalized.


Jewelry Store Robbery

Escaped Prisoner Killed In Failed Jewelry Store Robbery

According to police, a suspect who was fatally shot during a botched jewelry store robbery in which the store’s owner was also killed is the same man who escaped from a Philadelphia prison last week.