Lawsuit Alleges Abuse Of Pregnant Inmates At Santa Rita JailSix current and former inmates who were pregnant at Santa Rita Jail leveled accusations of abuse against guards in a lawsuit filed Thursday in federal court in Oakland,
Lockdown At SF Hall Of Justice Ends, All Inmates Accounted ForA lockdown at San Francisco's Hall of Justice ended quickly Thursday afternoon after sheriff's officials determined that all inmates were accounted for.
Palo Alto Courthouse Security In Question After Inmates Pull Off Brazen EscapeAfter two dangerous inmates pulled off a brazen escape from the Palo Alto courthouse, questions swirl over security staffing that day.
Inmate Found Unconscious At Elmwood Correctional Facility In MilpitasAn inmate is being treated for life-threatening injuries after he was found unconscious and not breathing at the base of a stairway at a Milpitas jail early Tuesday morning.
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.