Funeral in Alabama for ex-jail chief Vicky White

Vicky White’s family buried the former jail chief Saturday instead of celebrating her sixth Lauderdale County Correctional Employee of the Year award. White, 56, deputy commandant of operations at the Lauderdale County jail, walked out of the north Alabama jail with capital murder suspect Casey White on April 29, claiming he would take him to … Read more

Correctional officer Vicky White, who helped inmate Casey White escape, died of self-inflicted gunshot wounds: authorities

FLORENCE, Ala. — Vicky White, the Alabama corrections officer accused of helping a murder suspect escape from jail, has died, the Vanderburgh County coroner’s office said. She and escaped inmate Casey White were taken into custody Monday in Indiana after more than a week on the run, law enforcement officials said. The two fugitives were … Read more

Vicky White, Alabama prison officer who escaped with inmate, died at hospital, sheriff says

She was previously hospitalized with self-inflicted gunshot wounds after being taken into custody following a car chase in Evansville, Indiana, US Marshals previously told CNN. Her injuries were “very serious,” Wedding said at the time. No law enforcement officers fired shots, according to Sheriff Rick Singleton of Lauderdale County, Alabama, where the couple, who are … Read more