Inmate Death

Jail Cell

Sheriff’s Deputies Placed On Leave During Investigation Of Inmate Found Dead In Santa Clara County Jail

An inmate at Santa Clara County Jail was found dead early Thursday, a sheriff’s office spokesman said Friday.

22 hours ago

Contra Costa County Jail in Martinez. (CBS)

Inmate Dies At Martinez County Jail

An inmate at the Contra Costa County Jail in Martinez died Friday morning after suffering an apparent medical problem, a sheriff’s spokesman said.

02/01/2013

Taser, stun gun

Contra Costa County Jail Inmate Who Died After Being Tased Identified

A Contra Costa County Jail inmate who died Tuesday after a sheriff’s deputy used a Taser to subdue him has been identified as 58-year-old Oakland man Donald Ray McCullough, a sheriff’s office spokesman said on Wednesday.

10/31/2012