Prison riot

Hugo Pinell (CDCR)

Notorious Member Of ‘San Quentin 6’ Killed In New Folsom Prison Riot

An inmate involved in a bloody 1971 San Quentin escape attempt that left six dead has been killed by a fellow prisoner, corrections officials said Wednesday.


California State Prison, Sacramento (SAC) in Folsom. (CDCR)

Inmates Riot At State Prison In Folsom; 1 Dead

An inmate at the California State Prison-Sacramento (SAC) in Folsom was killed during a riot Wednesday, according to authorities.


California State Prison, Solano in Vacaville (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..


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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.


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.