San Quentin Death Row Inmate Slashes Corrections Officer In FaceA condemned inmate at San Quentin State Prison attacked a corrections officer with an inmate-made knife Thursday morning, according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.
Inmate Testifies Against Deputies Charged In Another Inmate's HomicideA schizophrenic inmate who says he was beaten in his cell by three Santa Clara County correctional deputies in 2015 testified against the deputies.
3 Santa Clara Deputies Stand Trial For Murder Of Mentally Ill InmateThree Santa Clara County deputies are being accused of beating a mentally ill inmate to death and their murder trial is now underway.
California Funds The Nation's First Inmate Sex Reassignment SurgeryShiloh Heavenly Quine, a 57-year-old convicted killer serving a life sentence in California, has become the first U.S. inmate to receive state-funded sex-reassignment surgery.
SWAT Team Searching For 2nd Escaped South Bay InmateSWAT officers were searching a home in San Jose for a second inmate who escaped a South Bay jail, Wednesday.
Justice Department Overhauling Halfway House SystemThe Justice Department says it is overhauling its system of halfway houses, where most federal prisoners spend the final months of their sentences before being released.
Escaped Santa Clara County Inmate RecapturedOne of two inmates who sawed their way out of a Santa Clara County jail has been recaptured, officials said Tuesday night.
Inmate's Death At Valley State Prison Investigated As Possible HomicideOfficials at Valley State Prison in California are investigating the death of an inmate as a possible homicide.
Solitary Confinement At Forefront Of Santa Clara County Jail Hunger StrikeAn alleged South Bay gang leader known as 'the rabbit' is opening up about spending over 1,500 days in solitary confinement and a hunger strike that he hoped would cultivate change.
San Quentin Guard Attacked By Death Row Inmate In Prison's ShowerA guard at San Quentin was attacked by an inmate last week, according to the department of corrections.
Inmate Mistakenly Released From SF County Jail Turns Himself InVictor Rodriguez arrived at the Hall of Justice lobby voluntarily around 8:55 a.m. Saturday.
Former Santa Clara County Deputy Arrested For Allegedly Beating InmateA former Santa Clara County corrections deputy was arrested Monday, almost three years after he was accused of kicking an inmate in the head and face while on duty.