Santa Clara County Jail Inmates File Class-Action Lawsuit Alleging ‘Inhumane Conditions’Inmates at the Santa Clara County Jail have filed a class-action lawsuit, alleging that they were forced to live in “inhumane conditions.”
Panel Reviewing Santa Clara Co. Jail Operations After Fatal Beating Of InmateA retired judge will chair a 25-member commission compiled to review jail operations in response to an inmate death in Santa Clara County Jail two months ago.
Santa Clara Co. Jail Guards Accused Of Misconduct Still Earn Six-Figure SalariesWhile two Santa Clara County jail guards have been arrested on alleged misconduct, they are still being paid their six-figure salary.
2 More Santa Clara County Jail Guards Arrested For Alleged MisconductTwo more Santa Clara County Sheriff’s correctional deputies have been arrested for alleged misconduct, the latest officers of the beleaguered department to be taken off the job.
FBI Assisting Santa Clara Co. Sheriff’s Investigation Of 100 Inmate ComplaintsThe Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office is getting help from the FBI and retired employees to look into the nearly 100 jail complaints it has received since three deputies allegedly killed an inmate in August, a sheriff’s spokesman said Thursday.
More Santa Clara Co. Jail Guards On Leave Amid Flood Of Inmate ComplaintsMore correctional guards in Santa Clara County are off the job, as investigators look into a flood of inmate complaints. One of the guards placed on leave has compared the investigations to a witch hunt.
Guard Says He Did Not Touch Inmate Found Dead At Santa Clara County JailOne of three jail guards arrested on suspicion of murder in the death of an inmate is proclaiming his innocence and says he never touched Michael Tyree.
Officers Put On Leave After Santa Clara County Inmate Found DeadThree Santa Clara County correctional officers have been put on leave after an inmate died in his cell last week.
Sheriff's Deputies Placed On Leave During Investigation Of Inmate Found Dead In Santa Clara County JailAn inmate at Santa Clara County Jail was found dead early Thursday, a sheriff's office spokesman said Friday.
3 Suspects Jailed In Connection To Armed San Jose Bank RobberyPolice have released more information about a bank robbery earlier this week that prompted lockdowns at several San Jose schools.
Inmate Dies After Arrest On Drug Charges In San JoseA man who was brought to Santa Clara County’s Main Jail in San Jose on Tuesday evening to be booked on drug charges died at a hospital after suffering a medical problem, authorities said.
Kidnappers Wanted $1M Ransom From San Jose Man’s FamilySan Jose police arrested five men Friday for allegedly kidnapping a local food business owner and demanding $1 million ransom from his family for his safe return.