A man rescued from a cliff near Montara early Thursday morning was arrested after authorities discovered he was wanted on felony probation violation warrants, San Mateo County sheriff’s officials said.
The operation netted 17 parolees, 50 people wanted on felony charges or warrants and five wanted on misdemeanor charges and warrants, according to police.
Suspended San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi appeared at the San Francisco Hall of Justice this afternoon for an orientation with the adult probation department.
Suspended San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi appeared at the San Francisco Hall of Justice Thursday afternoon for an orientation with the adult probation department.
An Alameda County deputy probation officer filed a lawsuit Tuesday alleging that Chief Probation Officer David Muhammad sexually harassed her.
Several organizations that promote voting rights have petitioned the state’s Court of Appeal to give convicted felons who have been placed under regional supervision as part of prison realignment the right to vote.
An East Bay probation official been placed on paid leave after one of his deputies filed a $1.5 million claim saying he sexually assaulted her.
East Palo Alto police were conducting parole and probation sweeps throughout the city Wednesday morning as part of an ongoing crackdown on gang activity.
County public safety departments in Contra Costa have managed to narrowly avoid layoffs in the fifth consecutive year of budget reductions, but this may be short lived.
The Solano County Sheriff expects an influx of about 400 new inmates in local jails over the next three years under a new law that requires county facilities to house low-level state prison inmates.