The idea of using video for the arraignment of juveniles is in the initial stages, part of efforts to cut costs in Solano County.
Contra Costa deputies and detectives are looking for a group of juveniles believed to be involved in three strong-arm robberies in Discovery Bay, sheriff’s officials said.
California and Maryland prison officials said Friday they have suspended youthful offender diversion programs featured on the television show “Beyond Scared Straight.”
Officers have arrested three teenagers on suspicion of vandalizing several Los Gatos cars and causing thousands of dollars in damage last week.
Three teenage inmates escaped from Alameda County’s juvenile detention facility late Tuesday afternoon, but deputies managed to recapture them fairly quickly.