Inmate Who Died In Custody At Santa Clara County Main Jail ID'd; Cause Of Death Not DisclosedAn inmate who died Monday while in custody at the Santa Clara County Main Jail in San Jose was identified Wednesday as Walter Roches, county officials said.
Study Links Spike In California Auto Thefts With Flood Of Inmates Released EarlyA new study says California continues to see a spike in auto thefts since a change in prison policy four years ago forced many local jails to release more inmates early.
Family Allegedly Helped Suspected Child Molester Evade Police After Escape From San JoseA Santa Clara County jail inmate who escaped from a San Jose hospital last month was driven by his brother to a bus station in Reno, Nevada, and made it to Mississippi before he was captured while fleeing from a residence on Tuesday, U.S. Marshals Service officials announced Wednesday.
Dublin Jail Inmate Escape Details Still A MysteryThe Alameda County Sheriff’s Office is still trying to figure out how a burglary suspect escaped from the Santa Rita Jail on Monday afternoon, a sheriff’s spokesman said Tuesday.
Restrained San Francisco Jail Inmate Death Ruled HomicideThe San Francisco medical examiner’s office has ruled the death last year of a jail inmate who was being restrained by sheriff’s deputies to be homicide.