Trial Set For South Bay Jail Guards Charged With Inmate Murder, AssaultsThree Santa Clara County sheriff's deputies who have pleaded not guilty to charges of murdering an inmate at the Santa Clara County Main Jail in San Jose are scheduled for a trial early next year.
Alameda County Deputies Round Up Herd Of Wayward GoatsAlameda County Sheriff's deputies have taken on a new role: goat herders.
Deputies Plead Not Guilty To San Francisco Alley Beating Of SuspectTwo Alameda County sheriff's deputies facing felony charges in the beating of a suspect following a high-speed chase pleaded not guilty Thursdday in San Francisco Superior Court.
Santa Clara County Jail Deputies Charged With Beating InmateTwo Santa Clara County correctional deputies have been charged with assault in the alleged beating of a shackled inmate at the jail last year.
San Francisco Sheriff Investigating Reports Of Journalists Injured By Deputies During ProtestThe San Francisco Sheriff's Department is investigating allegations that four journalists were injured by deputies during protests over the 'Frisco 5' at City Hall on Friday.
120 Recommendations For Santa Clara Jail Safety From Blue Ribbon CommissionA group tasked with evaluating Santa Clara County jails presented the board of supervisors with more than 120 recommendations Tuesday and emphasized immediate action in adopting their proposals.
Deputies To Stand Trial For Beating Death Of Santa Clara County Jail InmateA San Jose judge has just ruled that three correctional deputies who worked at the same jail will stand trial for the murder of an inmate.
Sheriff's Deputies Seen In Beating Video Put On LeaveTwo Alameda County sheriff's deputies seen repeatedly beating a suspected car thief in a video have been placed on paid administrative leave.
Sonoma Co. Official Denies Claims Deputies 'Sadistically' Attacked, Beat InmatesA sergeant with the Sonoma County Sheriff's Office has enthusiastically denied the claims contained in a federal lawsuit alleging that correctional deputies beat more than 20 Sonoma County Jail inmates during an incident in May.
Lawsuit: Sonoma Co. Jail Staff ‘Sadistically Attacked’ Inmates, Videotaped BeatingsThe 14-page complaint filed in U.S. District Court alleges, "For five-and-a-half-hours, the jail was filled with screams, cries of pain, and the sound of inmates begging the deputies to stop."
After Inmate’s Death, Santa Clara Co. Cadets Receive Training On Handling Mentally Ill InmatesAfter three Santa Clara County correctional officers were charged with murder in the death of a mentally ill inmate, a new group of cadets receive training in crisis intervention as they prepare to graduate.
Santa Clara Co. Deputies Accused Of Killing Inmate Appear In CourtThree Santa Clara County correctional deputies were arraigned Tuesday on charges in last month’s death of 31-year-old inmate Michael James Tyree and the alleged assault of a second inmate.