Activists Raise Concerns About Conditions In Alameda County JailsInmate rights activists told an Alameda County Board of Supervisors committee Thursday that they’re concerned about the conditions at the county’s two jails.
Inmate Found Dead In Cell At Dublin Santa Rita JailAuthorities say a 33-year-old inmate was found dead in a single-person cell at Santa Rita Jail in Dublin.
Santa Rita Jail Deputies Face Felony Charges In Bodily Fluids IncidentThree current Alameda County sheriff's deputies and one former deputy were arraigned Tueday on charges including assault and conspiracy to obstruct justice for their roles in the alleged mistreatment of inmates at the Santa Rita Jail in Dublin
Alameda County Deputies Arrested For Foul Mistreatment Of Santa Rita InmatesThree Alameda County deputies and one former deputy were arrested on Thursday for alleged mistreatment of inmates at the Santa Rita Jail in Dublin, according to authorities.
Alameda County Inmate Accused Of Killing Cellmate On Day Of ReleaseA Bay Area jail inmate has been put back behind bars on the day he was scheduled for release after being accused of killing his cellmate on the way out.
Chicago Professor Accused Of Murder Speaks To KPIX 5 In Exclusive Jailhouse InterviewOn Thursday, KPIX 5's Juliette Goodrich spoke face-to-face with former professor Wyndham Lathem at the Santa Rita jail in Dublin. Lathem is accused of killing a 26-year-old hairdresser in Chicago last month, then fleeing with a fellow education worker from England.
Parents Fight Plans To Build A New High School Near Santa Rita JailParents are fighting back against plans to build a new high school in Dublin, just blocks away from the Santa Rita Jail.
Alameda County Deputy Critically Injured In Bus Accident At JailA veteran Alameda County sheriff's deputy is in critical condition on life support after being struck by a transportation vehicle at Santa Rita Jail in Dublin early Wednesday morning, a sheriff's spokesman said.
Inmate Killed By Cellmate At Santa Rita JailA 56-year-old inmate at the behavioral health housing unit at Alameda County’s Santa Rita Jail in Dublin was killed Tuesday and his 73-year-old cellmate is the suspected perpetrator, a sheriff’s spokesman said.
Women Inmates: White Privilege Helped In Lawsuit Over Shocking Conditions At Santa Rita JailFilthy cells, toilets and walls covered in blood and feces, and sexual harassment by sheriffs’ deputies - those are just some of the things women say they've endured at Santa Rita Jail in Dublin.
Oakland Man Mistakenly Arrested For Wife's Murder Dies In CustodyA man died in Alameda County sheriff's custody on Sunday, a day after he was arrested by Oakland police on suspicion of killing his wife who was later determined to have died of natural causes, police and sheriff's officials said Tuesday.
Modesto Mass Murder Suspect Arrested; Daughter Among 5 VictimsNow that the man suspected of killing 5 people in Modesto is behind bars in an Alameda County jail, more details have emerged about the victims.