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.
Justice Department To Phase Out Use Of Private PrisonsThe Justice Department says it’s phasing out its relationships with private prisons after a recent audit found the private facilities have more safety and security problems than ones run by the government.
Jail Cameras Prove Inmate Made False Allegation Against Santa Clara County Correctional OfficerNewly installed cameras in the Santa Clara County Jail are already paying off for the county.
Juvenile Inmate Held At Campus Near Fresno Dies From Medical EmergencyAuthorities say a juvenile inmate who was having a medical emergency was taken to a Central California hospital where he died.
Inmate Beats Up Jail Guard In Santa Clara CountyA Santa Clara County jail guard was beaten by an inmate Sunday, officials said.
Escaped Nevada Inmate Recaptured Near SacramentoA Nevada inmate has been recaptured near Sacramento after walking away from a work crew six days ago.
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.
Inmate: 'I Would Have Been A Dead Man' In Alleged Assault By Santa Clara Jail GuardsAn inmate recounted Wednesday the attack he allegedly experienced at the hands of three Santa Clara County jail guards charged with assaulting him and murdering another inmate last year.