California Considers Requiring Prison Inmates Have Access To Vegan MealsA California legislator introduced legislation to ensure that those confined to prison and hospitals have access to plant-based meals.
Prison Inmate Dies, 11 Others Treated For Suspected OverdosesAuthorities say an inmate has died and 11 others have been treated for suspected drug overdoses at a Northern California prison.
Men Get Prison After Dragging Kitten Behind Jeep, Posting Video Online18-year-old Kyle Williams and 19-year-old Jordan Hall were both found guilty of animal cruelty after the duo dragged the kitten behind their moving jeep in June of 2017.
Inmate Suspected Of Killing Fellow Inmate At Soledad Prison ArrestedA reputed gang member has been arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of a fellow inmate at a prison in Soledad.
Judge: California Must Eye Earlier Parole For Sex OffendersCalifornia must consider earlier parole for potentially thousands of sex offenders, maybe even those convicted of pimping children, a state judge said Friday.
UC Berkeley Study Looks At California Prison Guards Stunning Suicide RateCorrectional Officer Scott Jones kissed his wife goodbye on July 8, 2011, and headed off to a maximum-security prison in the remote high desert of northeastern California. He never came home.
O.J. Simpson Released From Nevada PrisonFormer football legend O.J. Simpson became a free man Sunday after serving nine years for a botched hotel room heist in Las Vegas that brought the conviction and prison time.
O.J. Simpson Looking Forward To Steak Dinner After Release O.J. Simpson's attorney says he expects the former football star and actor to be released from a Nevada prison "a few days" after Sunday, the first eligible date for Simpson to be paroled.
Prison Psychologist Says She Was Locked In With Dangerous InmateA psychologist at a California prison facility has alleged she was twice locked in a room with a dangerous inmate in retaliation for reporting mistreatment of LGBTQ inmates.
Napa Couple Sentenced To Life For Torture Murder Of ChildA Napa couple was sentenced Thursday to life in prison without parole for the 2014 torture murder of the woman's 3-year-old daughter.
OJ Simpson Once Again Captures The Nation's AttentionAn aging O.J. Simpson will appear as inmate No. 1027820 in a starkly plain hearing room in a remote Nevada prison Thursday to plead for his freedom.
Key Figure In Manson Murders Denied ParoleParole has been denied for convicted killer Patricia Krenwinkel — a follower of cult leader Charles Manson — after officials investigated whether battered women's syndrome affected her state of mind at the time of the murders nearly five decades ago.