Outgoing San Francisco County Sheriff Mike Hennessey looks back at a 32-year career, his accomplishments and the state’s prison realignment program.
State corrections officials say that after one month realignment has been going smoothly, but there is still a lot more work to be done.
California improperly paroled more than 450 dangerous criminals without supervision last year as part of a program designed to reduce prison crowding and cost, according to a new report.
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill into law that will shift responsibility for thousands of criminals to local governments.
Plans to build a badly needed new jail in San Mateo County inched forward with the selection of a proposed new location in Redwood City’s industrial neighborhood.