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California State Prison, Solano (CDCR)

Missing Vacaville Inmate Found Dead Following Prison Yard Riot

Officials initially feared Nicholas Rodriguez had escaped from the prison, but his body was found in his cell house..

8 hours ago

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Guards Open Fire During New Folsom Prison Riot

Guards shot at least two prisoners Wednesday as they broke up a fight involving 50 inmates at a prison east of Sacramento, corrections officials said.

12/07/2011

San Quentin State Prison (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

4 Inmates Hurt In San Quentin Prison Riot

At least four men were hospitalized after a riot at San Quentin State Prison that involved nearly 200 inmates, according to authorities.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–05/23/2011

Seven Inmates Hurt in Folsom Prison Riot

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) _ Authorities say seven Folsom State Prison inmates were hospitalized after shots were fired by guards during a riot Friday night at the prison.

08/27/2010