Inmate

Edgar Covarrubias, an employee and resident of the Walden West Science Camp near Saratoga. (Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office)

South Bay Inmate-Work Agreement Terminated Following Science Camp Employee’s Arrest On Child Porn Charges

An inmate work agreement in place for 25 years in Silicon Valley has been terminated following the high-profile arrest of a science-camp supervisor on child pornography charges.

06/02/2015

(CBS)

Inmate Escapes Briefly From Custody Before Santa Clara County Court Appearance

A Santa Clara County inmate briefly escaped from custody before a scheduled court appearance in downtown San Jose Tuesday afternoon, a sheriff’s spokesman said.

05/26/2015

Raymond Edward Steele (CDCR)

Death Row Inmate Dies In San Quentin Decades After Stabbing Mentally Handicapped Woman To Death

A 67-year-old death row inmate died of unknown causes at San Quentin State Prison in Marin County on Wednesday evening, according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.

04/23/2015

San Jose Police Chief Larry Esquivel (San Jose Police Dept.)

San Jose Police Chief Tackles Murder Suspect Escaping From Station

San Jose’s Police Chief tackled a murder suspect attempting to make a bold escape Monday.

04/20/2015

Johnell Carter (Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office)

Suspected Sex Offender Who Escaped From San Jose Arrested In Mississippi

An escaped inmate from the Santa Clara County Jail was arrested in Mississippi after a month on the run.

04/07/2015

All smiles as The Last Mile grads are joined by their tech mentors (including MC Hammer in the top row) on Demo Day. (CBS)

‘The Last Mile’ Transforms San Quentin Inmates Into Tech Entrepreneurs

Unlike the movie with the same name about a group of hopeless death row inmates, The Last Mile is the first-ever business incubator to operate behind bars.

04/01/2015

(San Francisco Sheriff's Department)

Inmate Escapes Custody Of San Francisco Sheriff’s Deputies, Last Seen In SoMa Wearing Only His Underwear

Authorities are searching San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood late Monday night for an inmate who escaped while taking out the trash, possibly wearing only his boxer shorts.

03/23/2015

A guard tower is seen on the grounds of the California State Prison at San Quentin. ( Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Entrepreneurial San Quentin Inmates Getting Chance To Pitch Ideas To Tech Leaders

Entrepreneurial inmates at San Quentin are getting a chance to present their ideas to tech and business leaders.

03/18/2015

Johnell Carter (Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office)

Bikers Guarding South Bay Girl’s Family After Suspected Child Molester Escapes Custody

The Silicon Valley chapter of Bikers Against Child Abuse, or BACA is providing around-the-clock security for the victim of a suspected child molester who escaped custody while at a medical facility in San Jose last week.

03/09/2015

Johnell Carter

Manhunt For Jailed Child Molestation Suspect Who Fought Deputy, Escaped From San Jose Hospital

A county jail inmate who escaped from Valley Medical Center Friday afternoon after he allegedly fought with and injured a deputy was arrested last year on suspicion of child molestation, a Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office spokesman said Friday.

03/06/2015

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