Female Inmate Dies In Sacramento JailOfficials say a female inmate found unconscious at the Sacramento County Main Jail later died at a hospital.
Inmate Found Dead At Elmwood Correctional Facility In MilpitasA 51-year-old man died while in custody at the Elmwood Correctional Facility in Milpitas Friday morning, a Santa Clara County sheriff’s spokesman said.
Contra Costa Sheriff's Office Investigating Inmate Found Dead In Martinez JailThe Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office is investigating an in-custody death that occurred Friday afternoon in Martinez.
Seaside Man Sentenced To 80 Days In Jail For Third DUI ConvictionA Seaside man who was found guilty of driving while under the influence for the third time was sentenced last week.
Man Trying To Turn Himself In After Allegedly Killing Ex-Girlfriend Turned Away From South Bay JailA man who went to the Santa Clara County jail to turn himself in for killing a former girlfriend was turned away by a deputy, authorities said.
Pregnancy Tests No Longer Required For Women At Alameda County Jails After LawsuitWomen who are booked into Alameda County jails will no longer automatically be required to take pregnancy tests, as a result of a civil-rights-lawsuit settlement announced Wednesday.
Pregnancy Tests No Longer Mandatory For Women At Alameda County JailThe ACLU of Northern California has settled its lawsuit against the Alameda County Sheriff's Office challenging the pregnancy test requirement.
Inmate Dies In Custody At Santa Clara County JailAn inmate at the Santa Clara County Main Jail in San Jose died in custody Monday morning, according to a sheriff’s sergeant.
2 Of 3 Deputies Charged In Santa Clara County Jail Death Post BailTwo of three correctional deputies charged in the death of an inmate at the Santa Clara County Main Jail in San Jose have posted bail, a Superior Court spokesman said Monday.
After Inmate’s Death, Santa Clara Co. Cadets Receive Training On Handling Mentally Ill InmatesAfter three Santa Clara County correctional officers were charged with murder in the death of a mentally ill inmate, a new group of cadets receive training in crisis intervention as they prepare to graduate.
San Francisco Jail To House Transgender Inmates Based On IdentityThe San Francisco jail is taking steps to house female transgender inmates based on their gender identity.
Santa Clara Co. Deputies Accused Of Killing Inmate Appear In CourtThree Santa Clara County correctional deputies were arraigned Tuesday on charges in last month’s death of 31-year-old inmate Michael James Tyree and the alleged assault of a second inmate.