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.
Santa Cruz Jail Inmate Escapes While Working In KitchenA 20-year-old man escaped from a Santa Cruz jail Friday morning when he walked away from the kitchen area.
Expert Panel Agrees California's Cash Bail System Is Arbitrary, Unfair To PoorCalifornia's "broken" cash bail system was the subject of a hearing in Oakland Tuesday called by state Assemblyman Rob Bonta, who said he is committed to reforming the system this year.
Dustin Diamond Back In Jail In WisconsinOfficial says he violated the terms of his parole. Ozaukee County jail records show Diamond, who was recently released after serving...
Inmate Beats Up Jail Guard In Santa Clara CountyA Santa Clara County jail guard was beaten by an inmate Sunday, officials said.
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.
San Francisco Inmates Allegedly Forced To Fight Sue Jail GuardsSan Francisco sheriff's deputies accused of forcing inmates to fight gladiator-style in a city jail are now facing a civil suit.
Santa Clara County Sheriff Uses Her Own Money To Buy Jail CamerasSanta Clara County Sheriff Laurie Smith wasn't willing to wait two years for a new camera system at the county jail, so she used her own money to purchase security cameras at a local Costco.
Santa Clara County Jail Inmates Getting Opportunity To File Grievances AnonymouslyThe Santa Clara County Sheriff has ordered grievance boxes be installed in his jails to allow inmates to file complaints anonymously.
Proposed Santa Clara County Jail Estimated To Cost $281M Projected For 2020 CompletionA new Santa Clara County jail facility won't be completed for another four years and the price tag for the new building has gone up to $281 million.
Lake County Man Who Spent 18 Years In Jail For Child Molestation To Be Released After Victim RecantsA man who spent 18 years in prison for child molestation is set to be released after his victim recanted her abuse claims.
3rd Inmate Killed In Central California Prison In 3-Month PeriodOfficials at a Central California state prison are investigating the third suspected inmate homicide there in three months.