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2 jail cops arrested for taking bribes to help inmates

Gave more time with families in exchange for cash and gifts

(ANSA) - ROME, NOV 26 - Two Italian prison officers were arrested Friday on suspicion of taking bribes to help inmates at Trani jail in Puglia.
    The suspects allegedly gave inmates more time with their families than they were due in exchange for cash and gifts including food, cellphones and computers, police said.
    Some 28 people have been placed under investigation on suspicion of embezzlement, corruption, extortion and abuse of office, as well as throwing off investigations. (ANSA).
   

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